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Table 3 Factors associated with depression among schizophrenic patients at Amanuel Mental Specialized Hospital Addis, Ababa, Ethiopia, n = 418

From: The prevalence and associated factors of depression among patients with schizophrenia in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, cross-sectional study

Explanatory variablesVariables categoryDepressive DisorderBivariate and Multivariate AnalysisP-Value
PresentAbsentBivariate AnalysisMultivariate Analysis
COR (95% CI)AOR (95% CI)
Marital StatusMarried221281.001.00 
Single371871.07(0.61,1.87)0.95(0.51,1.78) 
Divorced15292.80(1.31,5.99)1.88(0.80,4.44) 
Current Substance UseYes30791.30(3.72)2.28(1.27,4.09)0.005
No462631.001.00 
Suicide attemptYes23265.34(2.84,10.05)5.24(2.56,10.72)0.000
No533161.001.00 
AdherenceGood Adherence281731.001.00 
Poor Adherence481691.75(1.05,2.93)1.57(0.89,2.77) 
Duration of illness<=5 Years251451.001.00 
6 Years–10 Years30892.01 (1.11,3.63)2.09(1.08,4.04)0.028
> 11 Years211081.16(0.62,2.18)0.97(0.48,1.95) 
Quality of lifeGood Qol191941.001.00 
Poor Qol571484.01(2.29,7.04)3.13(1.70,5.76)0.000