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Table 4 Regression on sociodemographic and household characteristics, family and social support factors, psychological wellbeing

From: Prevalence and correlates of depressive symptoms among high school adolescent girls in southern Uganda

Variable Model 1:
B (95%CI)
Model 2:
B (95%CI)
Model 3:
B (95%CI)
Sociodemographic and Household characteristics
 Age: (ref: 14 to 15 years)
  16 to 17 years 1.15 (0.02, 2.28) * 0.07(−0.96, 1.09) − 0.43(−1.41, 0.55)
 Orphan hood Status: (ref: Orphan)
  Non-orphan − 1.99(−3.56, − 0.429) ** −1.32(−2.73, 0.09) −0.89(−2.24, 0.45)
 Primary Caregiver: (ref: Biological parent)
  Grandparent 0.59(−1.23, 2.42) 0.27(−1.36, 1.91) 0.48(− 1.05, 2.02)
  Other relative −0.21(−2.01, 1.59) − 0.41(− 2.02, 1.21) −0.39(− 1.90, 1.13)
 Household size
  Number of people in HH 0.29(−0.04, 0.62) 0.14(−0.16, 0.43) 0.09(− 0.19, 0.38)
  Number of children in HH 0.01(−0.41, 0.44) 0.08(− 0.29, 0.46) 0.01(− 0.35, 0.38)
  Family Assets − 0.34(− 0.51, − 0.15) *** −0.14(− 0.30, 0.02) 0.07(− 0.08, 0.23)
Family and Social Support Factors
  Family cohesion   −0.0003(− 0.10, 0.09) 0.03(− 0.07, 0.12)
  Family care and relationship   −0.38(− 0.51, − 0.24) *** −0.24(− 0.37, − 0.11) ***
  Perceived Child and Caregiver support   −0.12(− 0.19, − 0.03) ** −0.04(− 0.12, 0.04)
Social support from multiple sources
  Guardian   −0.31(− 0.46, − 0.17) *** −0.16(− 0.29, − 0.016) *
  Classmate   −0.14(−.30, 0.03) −0.02(− 0.18, 0.14)
  Teacher   −0.13(− 0.28, 0.01) 0.08(− 0.06, 0.22)
  Friend/peer   − 0.27(− 0.35, − 0.19) *** −0.12(− 0.19, − 0.04) **
Psychological wellbeing
  Tennessee Self – Concept    −0.28(− 0.33, − 0.22) ***
  Beck’s Hopelessness Scale    0.56 (0.35, 0.77) ***
  Rosenberg Self Esteem Scale    −0.21(− 0.33, − 0.09) ***
The F-value 4.38*** 25.67*** 35.37***
R2 0.024 0.224 0.356
Adjusted R2(df) 0.02 (7) 0.22 (14) 0.35 (17)
Change in R2   0.200*** 0.132***
N 1260 1260 1106
  1. *p ≤ .05; **p ≤ .01; ***p ≤ .001