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Table 3 Correlates of current week suicidal ideation (unweighted)

From: Life stress and suicidal ideation in Australian men – cross-sectional analysis of the Australian longitudinal study on male health baseline data

Correlate OR 95 % CI p-value
Socio-demographic factors
 Age
  (base) 18–29 1.00   
  30–39 0.95 0.77,1.17 0.613
  40–49 1.12 0.92,1.38 0.263
  50–55 1.11 0.88,1.40 0.370
Married/ de facto 0.69 0.58, 0.81 0.000
 Socioeconomic disadvantagea
  (base) 1st quintile 1.00   
  2nd quintile 1.09 0.87,1.35 0.456
  3rd quintile 0.90 0.73,1.11 0.330
  4th quintile 0.97 0.78,1.21 0.819
   5th quintile 0.73 0.58,0.93 0.010
Clinical factors
Depression (12 month) 4.49 3.74,5.40 0.000
Anxiety (12 month) 1.27 1.02,1.57 0.025
Alcohol Harmful/Hazardous Use 1.38 1.20,1.59 0.000
Life Events (12 month)
Serious personal injury 1.27 1.07,1.51 0.006
Relationship end 1.46 1.18,1.80 0.001
Family conflict 1.95 1.64,2.32 0.000
Difficulty finding work 1.95 1.65,2.39 0.000
Legal troubles 1.27 1.00,1.60 0.046
Loss of personal property 1.66 1.23,2.23 0.001
  1. aAustralian Bureau of Statistics, Socio-Economic Indexes for Areas - Index of Relative Socio-Economic Disadvantage