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Table 4 Multivariate logistic regression of the association between social networks and depression

From: Social networks and mental health in post-conflict Mitrovica, Kosova

   Depression
Variable Category OR (95% CI) P-value
Contact with relatives Often 1.00  
  Sometimes/never 0.61 (0.36-1.03) 0.07
Contact with friends Often 1.00  
  Sometimes/never 2.41 (1.47-3.94) <0.001
Contact with strangers Often 1.00  
  Sometimes/never 1.33 (0.86-2.05) 0.2
Sex Male 1.00  
  Female 0.87 (0.57-1.33) 0.5
Age >30 1.00  
  30-40 0.70 (0.39-1.27) 0.2
  > = 50 0.77 (0.33-1.84) 0.6
Marital status Married 1.00  
  Single 0.47 (0.28-0.78) 0.01
  Divorced 0.45 (0.23-0.86) 0.02
Wealth Rich 1.00  
  Middle 0.97 (0.58-1.62) 0.9
  Poor 2.82 (1.52-5.22) <0.001
Municipality North 1.00  
  South 0.63 (0.41-0.96) 0.03
  1. Note: Depression was defined as score ≥8 on the HADS scale. Total number of respondents 993.