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Table 3 Relationship of lifetime suicidal thoughts with factors significant at the bivariate level, using odds ratios adjusted for each other by logistic regression analysis

From: Tedium vitae, death wishes, suicidal ideation and attempts in Kenya-prevalence and risk factors

Factors Adjusted OR* (95 % C.I) p-value
Sex Female 1.8 (1.11 to 2.90) 0.017
Any CMD 2.7 (1.49 to 4.89) 0.001
Total life events 2-3 2.3 (1.23 to 4.42) 0.001
4 or more 2.6 (1.35 to 5.06) 0.004
Total support group 4 to 8 7.7 (1.82 to 32.88) 0.006
9 or more 9.1 (2.15 to 38.49) 0.003
Any Psychotic symptoms 1.4 (0.79 to 2.43) 0.252