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Table 6 Interactions between life course and controls 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
LT attempts Ideators LT plans LT attempts
Parental disorder Respondent age2 OR (95% CI) OR (95% CI) OR (95% CI) OR (95% CI)
Depression 13-19 0.0* (0.0-0.0)* 0.1* (0.0-0.3)* 0.0* (0.0-0.0)* ---
20-29 0.0* (0.0-0.0)* 0.0* (0.0-0.4)* 0.0* (0.0-0.0)* ---
30+ 0.3 (0.0-3.1) 0.4 (0.0-6.2) 5.1 (0.0-542.1) ---
Panic 13-19 3.0 (0.5-16.4) 3.3* (1.2-8.7)* 0.1 (0.0-1.7) 0.1 (0.0-10.8)
20-29 6.4* (1.5-27.5)* 2.1 (0.7-6.3) 0.2 (0.0-1.5) 1.0 (0.1-14.8)
30+ 3.8 (0.8-18.4) 2.4 (0.9-6.3) --- ---
GAD 13-19 0.8 (0.1-9.9) 0.2 (0.0-1.4) 0.1 (0.0-22.2) 7.5 (0.0-1395209)
20-29 0.0* (0.0-0.0)* 0.2* (0.0-0.9)* 0.0 (0.0-15.0) 0.2 (0.0-3.3)
30+ 0.0* (0.0-0.0)* 0.6 (0.1-3.7) --- ---
Substance abuse 13-19 0.4 (0.0-10.0) 1.3 (0.3-5.1) 6.2 (0.0-12221.8) 0.9 (0.0-164695.1)
20-29 2.6 (0.3-25.9) 0.9 (0.2-3.9) 6.8 (0.0-24235.2) 28.3 (0.0-6400573)
30+ 0.4 (0.0-12.1) 0.3 (0.1-1.8) --- ---
Antisocial personality disorder 13-19 0.9 (0.1-10.8) 0.1* (0.0-0.8)* --- ---
20-29 1.5 (0.1-20.1) 0.2 (0.0-1.1) --- ---
30+ 0.2 (0.0-5.4) 0.1* (0.0-0.6)* --- ---
Suicide (Same-sex parent) 13-19 0.1 (0.0-13.2) 0.2 (0.0-1.9) 0.0* (0.0-0.0)* ---
20-29 0.6 (0.1-6.7) 0.3 (0.0-3.0) 0.0* (0.0-0.0)* ---
30+ 0.0* (0.0-0.0)* 0.0* (0.0-0.0)* 0.0* (0.0-0.0)* ---
Number of parental disorders
2+ 13-19 12.4 (0.2-781.5) 17.3* (1.5-204.3)* 6.5 (0.0-961.2) ---
20-29 2.2 (0.1-84.7) 29.0* (2.6-319.9)* 2.4 (0.0-3009.8) 0.5 (0.0-267651.6)
  30+ 13.7 (0.2-1031.3) 2.5 (0.1-104.3) --- ---
  1. *Significant at the .05 level, two-sided test.
  2. 1Models control for person-years and demographic factors, as well as the significant interaction terms between person-years and demographic factors.
  3. 2Respondent’s age at onset of suicide event.