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Table 2 Association of depression with sexual risk behaviours in 334 men and 312 women aged 18-30 years in the general population in Uganda

From: Poor mental health and sexual risk behaviours in Uganda: A cross-sectional population-based study

  Lifetime partners Current regular partners Inconsistent condom use2
Depression Proportion with
4 or more
lifetime partners
(%)
Crude
OR
(95% CI)
Adjusted1
OR
(95% CI)
Proportion with
more than 1
current partner
(%)
Crude
OR
(95% CI)
Adjusted1
OR
(95% CI)
Proportion with
inconsistent
condom use
(%)
Crude
OR
(95% CI)
Adjusted1
OR
(95% CI)
Men          
No depression 104/290
(35.9)
1 1 41/290
(14.1)
1 1 171/243
(70.4)
1 1
Depression 19/40
(47.5)
1.62
(0.83-3.15)
1.63
(0.78-3.42)
8/39
(20.5)
1.57
(0.67-3.65)
1.52
(0.60-3.86)
33/38
(86.8)
2.78
(1.04-7.41)
2.71
(0.72-10.20)
Women          
No depression 47/255
(18.4)
1 1 8/254
(3.1)
1 1 150/199
(75.4)
1 1
Depression 23/56
(41.1)
3.08
(1.66-5.73)
2.74
(1.41-5.34)
6/56
(10.7)
3.69
(1.23-11.10)
3.92
(1.25-12.27)
43/51
(84.3)
1.76
(0.77-3.99)
2.12
(0.79-5.68)
  1. 1 Adjustment for age, education, marital status and place of residence.
  2. 2 Analyses pertain only to participants who had ever had sex.