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Table 2 Associations between criminal conviction (CC) as the outcome variable and age, gender, ADHD symptom severity and emotional dysregulation (ED) as independent variables in a clinical sample of adult females (n = 290) and males (n = 339) with ADHD

From: Prevalence of criminal convictions in Norwegian adult ADHD outpatients and associations with ADHD symptom severity and emotional dysregulation

  Unadjusted Adjusted
OR 95%CI p-value OR 95%CI p-value
Age (increase in 10 years) 1.34 1.13–1.60 0.001 1.32 1.10–1.59 0.003
Gender (Men v. Women) 2.44 1.58–.77 < 0.001 3.38 2.12–5.39 < 0.001
ADHD symptom severity
 Inattentiveness 1.03 0.98–1.07 0.28 0.96 0.91–1.02 0.17
 Hyperactivity-Impulsivity 1.09 1.05–1.12 < 0.001 1.09 1.04–1.13 < 0.001
Emotional dysregulation 1.08 1.04–1.12 < 0.001 1.07 1.02–1.12 0.006
  1. Results are given as odds ratios (ORs) with 95% confidence intervals (95%CI) in bivariate (unadjusted) and multivariate (adjusted) logistic regression models