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Table 6 Analysis of effect modification between mental health, role of religion and trust in others on the one hand and sexual coercion on the other, regarding sexual behavior presented as adjusted OR with 95% CI

From: Experience of sexual coercion and risky sexual behavior among Ugandan university students

High numbers of sexual partners Female Male
  n (%) Odds Ratios (95% CI)1 n (%) Odds Ratios
(95% CI)1
Mental health score/Experience of sexual coercion     
   Low mental health score/No coercion 46 (37.7) 1 (ref) 101 (36.9) 1 (ref)
   Low mental health score/Coercion 14 (11.5) 0.7 (0.1-3.9) 27 (9.9) 1.1 (0.4-2.5)
   High mental health score/No coercion 29 (23.8) 0.8 (0.2-2.8) 81 (29.6) 1.1 (0.6-1.9)
   High mental health score/Coercion 33 (27.0) 1.7 (0.9-5.9) 65 (23.7) 2.6 (1.4-5.0)
   (Missing) (34)   (102)  
   Total 156   376  
Role of religion/Experience of sexual coercion     
   Major role of religion/No coercion 47 (37.9) 1 (ref) 102 (36.6) 1 (ref)
   Major role of religion/Coercion 29 (23.4) 1.1 (0.3-4.2) 46 (16.5) 1.4 (0.7-2.8)
   Minor role of religion/No coercion 30 (24.2) 2.1 (0.6-7.2) 84 (30.1) 1.1 (0.6-2.0)
   Minor role of religion/Coercion 18 (14.5) 4.8 (1.3-17.7) 47 (16.8) 2.9 (1.4-6.0)
   (Missing) (32)   (97)  
   Total 156   376  
Trust in others/Experience of sexual coercion     
   High trust in others/No coercion 53 (45.7) 1 (ref) 112 (43.8) 1 (ref)
   High trust in others/Coercion 29 (25.0) 0.7 (0.2-2.5) 41 (16.0) 2.0 (0.96-4.1)
   Low trust in others/No coercion 17 (14.7) 0.4 (0.1-2.0) 55 (21.5) 0.9 (0.5-1.7)
   Low trust in others/Coercion 17 (14.7) 1.8 (0.5-6.4) 48 (18.8) 2.4 (1.2-4.7)
   (Missing) (40)   (120)  
   Total 156   376  
  1. 1 Adjusted for age