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Table 4 Multivariate associations between number of parental disorders and respondent suicidal behavior 1

From: Association between parental psychopathology and suicidal behavior among adult offspring: results from the cross-sectional South African Stress and Health survey

  In the total sample Among those with suicidal ideation
  Ideation Attempts Plans Attempts
Number of parental disorders OR (95% CI) OR (95% CI) OR (95% CI) OR (95% CI)
1 2.4* (1.5-3.8)* 1.9* (1.4-2.6)* 0.9 (0.4-2.0) 1.1 (0.4-3.0)
2+ 2.8* (1.3-5.8)* 1.9* (1.3-2.8)* 1.0 (0.4-2.5) 2.0 (0.8-4.8)
  1. *Significant at the .05 level, two-sided test.
  2. 1 Models control for person-years (1–5 intervals) and demographic factors (age, sex, education level, and marital status).