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Table 4 Factors influencing the likelihood of not taking the GP's advice to see a mental health care professional

From: What makes people decide who to turn to when faced with a mental health problem? Results from a French survey

  Overall sample (N = 392) Men (N = 141) Women (N = 251)
  β OR β OR β OR
  β SE OR 95%CI p β SE OR 95%CI p β SE OR 95%CI p
Gender          
   Male 0.649 0.29 1.91 1.09–3.37 0.03       
   Female 0 1        
Age    0.37    0.15    0.96
   18–34 0.522 0.40 1.69 0.78–3.66 0.19 1.134 0.60 3.11 0.95–10.11 0.06 -0.118 0.55 0.89 0.30–2.63 0.83
   35–49 0 1   0 1   0 1  
   ≥ 50 0.369 0.35 1.45 0.73–2.86 0.29 0.679 0.54 1.97 0.69–5.65 0.21 0.034 0.48 1.03 0.41–2.63 0.94
Educational level    0.19    0.49    0.22
   Primary, secondary* or vocational school 0.553 0.34 1.74 0.90–3.37 0.10 0.475 0.50 1.61 0.60–4.29 0.34 0.812 0.49 2.25 0.86–5.87 0.10
   Secondary school** 0.496 0.35 1.64 0.82–3.29 0.16 0.542 0.54 1.72 0.59–4.98 0.32 0.629 0.49 1.88 0.71–4.93 0.20
   University 0 1   0 1   0 1  
Marital status    0.80    0.57    0.85
   Single 0.100 0.36 1.11 0.55–2.22 0.78 0.141 0.53 1.15 0.40–3.28 0.79 0.242 0.52 1.27 0.46–3.54 0.64
   Married 0 1   0 1   0 1  
   Divorced or widowed -0.277 0.49 0.76 0.29–1.96 0.57 -1.079 1.11 0.34 0.04–2.97 0.33 -0.153 0.57 0.86 0.28–2.60 0.79
Social support    0.03    0.79    < 0.01
   Low 0.733 0.31 2.08 1.14–3.81 0.02 0.303 0.46 1.35 0.55–3.35 0.51 1.258 0.43 3.52 1.51–8.20 < 0.01
   Moderate 0 1   0 1   0 1  
   High -0.206 0.45 0.81 0.34–1.97 0.65 -0.016 0.66 0.98 0.27–3.56 0.98 -0.317 0.66 0.73 0.20–2.68 0.63
  1. * = for students aged 11 to 14
  2. ** = for students aged 15 to 17