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Table 3 Associations between migration related factors and anxiety/depression symptoms, PTSD symptoms and and chronic pain

From: Health status and use of medication and their association with migration related exposures among Syrian refugees in Lebanon and Norway: a cross-sectional study

 Anxiety/depression symptoms(PTSD symptoms)Chronic pain
 (Linear regression)(Linear regression)(Logistic regression)
VariableCrude β (95% CI)Adj. β (95% CI) *Crude β (95% CI)Adj. β (95% CI) *Crude OR (95% CI)Adj. OR (95% CI) **
Gender (men ref.)0.11 (0.02;0.20)0.12 (0.02;0.21)0.05 (−0.03;0.13)0.06 (−0.02;0.14)1.07 (0.79;1.45)1.17 (0.84;1.61)
Age0.00 (0.00;0.01)0.00 (0.00;0.01)0.01 (0.00–0.01)0.01 (0.00;0.01)1.03 (1.02;1.05)1.04 (1.02;1.05)
Education0.02 (0.01;0.03)0.02 (0.01;0.03)0.02 (0.01;0.02)0.02 (0.01;0.03)1.02 (0.99;1.06)1.02 (0.98;1.06)
Country (Lebanon ref.)0.00 (−0.09;0.10)0.04 (− 0.06;0.14)0.01 (− 0.07;0.09)0.03 (− 0.05;0.12)1.37 (1.01;1.86)1.68 (1.20–2.34)
Time in transit− 0.04 (− 0.07; − 0.01)−0.05 (− 0.08;0.01)−0.02 (− 0.05;0.01)−0.04 (− 0.08; − 0.01)1.09 (0.98;1.20)1.03 (0.91;1.16)
Migrating alone0.17 (0.07;0.27)0.24 (0.13;0.36)0.15 (0.06;0.24)0.19 (0.09;0.29)1.06 (0.76;1.48)0.97 (0.66;1.42)
Detained during flight0.18 (−0.00;0.36)0.18 (−0.02;0.38)0.05 (− 0.11;0.21)0.08 (− 0.10;0.25)1.48 (0.84;2.62)1.71 (0.90;3.23)
No residence permit0.03 (−0.06;0.12)0.08 (−0.03;0.18)0.06 (− 0.02;0.14)0.11 (0.02;0.21)0.76 (0.56;1.03)0.90 (0.62;1.31)
Traumatic experiences0.42 (0.34;0.51)0.42 (0.33;0.51)0.46 (0.38;0.54)0.44 (0.37;0.52)2.58 (1.88;3.52)2.48 (1.79;3.43)
  1. *β-coefficients (β) adjusted by age, gender and country. β values with confidence intervals above 0 indicate significant association
  2. **Odds ratios (OR) adjusted by age, gender and country. OR with confidence interval values above 1 indicate significant association