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Table 4 Sociodemographic and clinical correlates of depression symptoms at the multivariable level (N = 1521)

From: Prevalence of depression symptoms and associated sociodemographic and clinical correlates among Syrian refugees in Lebanon

Risk factor B SE p-value Odds ratio Lower L Upper L ROC (95% CI)
Multivariable Logistic Regression Model        .60 (.57–.63)
Age groups
 18–25 (ref)        
 26–35 .316 .172 .066 1.371 .979 1.921  
 36–45 .162 .172 .345 1.176 .840 1.648  
 > 45 .476 .181 .009 1.610 1.128 2.296  
Gender
 Male (ref)        
 Female .293 .121 .015 1.340 1.058 1.698  
Marital Status
 Married (ref)        
 Single .194 .166 .243 1.214 .877 1.681  
 Widowed .299 .254 .008 2.883 1.315 6.321  
 Divorced/Separated 1.059 .400 .240 1.349 .819 2.221  
Medical Conditions
 Nervous Disorder No        
 Nervous Disorder Yes .550 .208 .008 1.732 1.153 2.604  
 Mental Health No        
 Mental Health Yes 1.380 .415 .001 3.976 1.762 8.973  
 Hypertension .145 .168 .387 1.156 .832 1.608  
 Psychiatric Medication .496 .517 .337 1.643 .596 4.527  
  1. Note: the dependent variable is the dichotomized PHQ-9 (mild and lower VS moderate to severe)