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Table 4 Risk of depression among the unemployed, logistic regression analysis

From: Duration of unemployment and depression: a cross-sectional survey in Lithuania

Variable Short-term unemployed N = 234 Long-term unemployed N = 195 All respondents N = 429
  OR 95% CI OR 95% CI OR 95% CI
Being female 2.78 1.32–5.86 1.08 0.55–2.12 1.62 1.01–2.62
Older age (each age group) 1.56 1.16–2.08 1.43 1.04–1.97 1.48 1.20–1.82
Education (higher level of education) 0.76 0.57–1.01 0.61 0.56–0.99 0.75 0.62–0.92
Urban residence 1.71 0.52–5.62 0.61 0.26–1.46 0.83 0.42–1.70
Living without a partner 1.27 0.65–2.48 1.63 0.84–3.14 1.48 0.94–2.32
Higher income 0.68 0.54–0.86 0.71 0.56–0.88 0.69 0.59–0.81
Unemployment duration (each additional month) 1.02 0.91–1.14 1.00 0.99–1.00 1.00 0.99–1.01
Number of unemployment periods (each additional time) 1.49 1.14–1.95 1.14 0.91–1.43 1.28 1.07–1.52
Regularly practiced religion 1.89 0.97–3.67 0.84 0.44–1.60 1.21 0.78–1.90
  1. OR – odds ratio
  2. CI – confidence interval