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Table 4 Personal values in adolescence and suicide attempt: multivariate logistic regression analysis (N = 2598)

From: Personal values in adolescence and suicidality: a cross-sectional study based on a retrospective recall

  Suicide Attempt (over a life time) Suicide Attempt (in the most recent year)
Model 1 Model 2 Model 3 Model 1 Model 2 Model 3
OR§ 95%CI p OR§ 95%CI p OR§ 95%CI p OR§ 95%CI p OR§ 95%CI p OR§ 95%CI p
Areas of value priority:
 Avoiding causing trouble 1.00 0.84~1.19 1.00 1.01 0.84~1.20 0.95 0.99 0.83~1.19 0.95 1.31 0.82~2.08 0.26 1.35 0.84~2.17 0.22 1.31 0.81~2.13 0.27
 Positive evaluation 1.05 0.88~1.24 0.60 1.05 0.89~1.24 0.59 1.05 0.88~1.24 0.60 1.28 0.85~1.93 0.24 1.30 0.85~1.98 0.22 1.29 0.85~1.97 0.23
 Belief 1.02 0.85~1.22 0.86 1.02 0.85~1.23 0.85 1.03 0.86~1.24 0.73 1.18 0.77~1.82 0.44 1.22 0.79~1.88 0.37 1.21 0.78~1.86 0.40
 Financial success 1.19 1.00~1.42 0.05 1.18 0.99~1.40 0.06 1.14 0.96~1.35 0.14 1.37 0.90~2.07 0.15 1.35 0.89~2.05 0.16 1.33 0.88~2.02 0.18
 Improving society 0.93 0.77~1.12 0.42 0.94 0.78~1.13 0.51 0.96 0.79~1.16 0.67 0.89 0.57~1.39 0.60 0.91 0.58~1.42 0.67 0.93 0.59~1.46 0.74
 Pursuing one's interest 1.00 0.83~1.20 1.00 1.00 0.84~1.20 0.97 1.01 0.84~1.22 0.90 1.34 0.88~2.05 0.17 1.37 0.90~2.08 0.15 1.38 0.90~2.11 0.14
 Social influence 0.93 0.78~1.11 0.43 0.93 0.77~1.11 0.40 0.93 0.78~1.11 0.43 0.75 0.50~1.15 0.19 0.77 0.50~1.16 0.21 0.77 0.50~1.19 0.24
 Enduring active challenging 1.11 0.92~1.33 0.28 1.10 0.92~1.33 0.30 1.09 0.91~1.31 0.35 0.91 0.61~1.38 0.66 0.85 0.55~1.29 0.44 0.85 0.55~1.31 0.46
 Cherishing family and friends 0.91 0.76~1.09 0.30 0.90 0.75~1.08 0.28 0.92 0.77~1.11 0.38 0.73 0.49~1.10 0.13 0.72 0.48~1.08 0.11 0.74 0.49~1.11 0.15
 Graduating from school 0.93 0.80~1.08 0.34 0.93 0.80~1.09 0.38 0.96 0.82~1.12 0.56 0.67 0.47~0.96 0.03* 0.68 0.47~0.97 0.04* 0.69 0.48~1.00 0.05
 Stable lifestyle 0.98 0.81~1.18 0.81 0.99 0.82~1.19 0.89 0.98 0.81~1.17 0.78 1.24 0.81~1.88 0.32 1.31 0.85~2.03 0.23 1.28 0.83~1.98 0.26
 Commitment to values 1.05 1.00~1.10 0.07 1.05 1.00~1.10 0.08 1.04 0.99~1.09 0.15 0.94 0.84~1.06 0.32 0.94 0.83~1.06 0.30 0.94 0.83~1.06 0.28
  1. §Odds Ratio (OR) for one-point increase of the score is shown
  2. Sociodemographic variables were adjusted for in the Model 1; Smoke and Alcohol were additionally adjusted for in the Model 2; Living in 15 years old was additionally adjusted for in the Model 3
  3. *p < 0.05, ** p < 0.01