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Table 4 Predictors of attitudinal related barriers to receiving professional mental health care in univariate and multivariable linear regression (n = 239)

From: Mental distress, perceived need, and barriers to receive professional mental health care among university students in Ethiopia

VariablesAttitudinal related barriers
UnivariateMultivariable
Beta95% CIP-valueBeta95% CIP-value
Age.09−.02, .08.18.01−.05, .06.91
Level of study years
 First year.01−.36, .38.9701−.41, .42.97
 Second year.03−.33, .43.80.03−.35, .46.81
 Third Year.11−.20, .54.37.12−.21, .57.37
 Fourth Year.27.24, 1.16.003.26.21, 1.14.004
 Fifth Year (Ref.).80, 1.48< 0.01   
Family mental illness history
 No (Ref.)1.14, 1.32< 0.01   
 Yes.12−.01, .59.06.11−.04, .56.09
R2 0.08
  1. Note. Reference category results for multivariable were: β = 1.05; 95% CI: −.29, 2.40; P = 0.12. Ref. = Reference category for univariate regression analysis and CI Confidence Interval for β