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Table 4 Logistic regression for the association between low health self-efficacy and suicide attempt

From: Associations between health-related self-efficacy and suicidality

  Attempted suicide in the past
Individual adjustmenta Sequential adjustmentb
OR (95% CI) χ2 (df) p OR (95% CI) χ2 (df) p
Unadjusted 4.1 (2.3–7.3) 22.7 (1) < 0.001   
Gender 4.1 (2.3–7.4) 23.1 (1) < 0.001 4.1 (2.3–7.4) 23.1 (1) < 0.001
Age 3.9 (2.2–7.1) 21.5 (1) < 0.001 4.0 (2.2–7.2) 21.9 (1) < 0.001
Education 3.8 (2.2–6.9) 20.9 (1) < 0.001 3.8 (2.1–6.9) 20.5 (1) < 0.001
Marital status 3.7 (2.0–6.7) 19.7 (1) < 0.001 3.7 (2.1–6.6) 18.9 (1) < 0.001
Substance abuse 3.6 (2.0–6.5) 18.4 (1) < 0.001 3.3 (1.8–6.1) 15.7 (1) < 0.001
Psychological distress 3.0 (1.6–5.5) 12.9 (1) 0.001 2.5 (1.4–4.7) 8.5 (1) 0.004
Poor self-rated mental health 2.6 (1.4–4.8) 8.8 (1) 0.003 2.0 (1.0–3.8) 4.4 (1) 0.04
Poor self-rated physical health 2.9 (1.6–5.6) 11.5 (1) 0.001 1.9 (1.0–3.7) 3.4 (1) 0.07
  1. OR (95% CI) Odds Ratio (95% Confidence Interval)
  2. aIndividual adjustments: adjusted for gender, age, marital status, etc.; bsequential adjustments: adjusted for gender, gender + age, gender +age + marital status, etc