Skip to main content

Table 3 Multivariable linear regression model of PTSD symptoms and traumatic events and mental disorders adjusting for socio demographic characteristics (N = 550)

From: Prevalence and factors associated with PTSD among female urban slum dwellers in Ibadan, Nigeria: a cross-sectional study

Variable Beta 95% CI P value
Childhood trauma
Sexual abuse
 None Ref   
 Any sexual abuse 3.82 1.75–5.88 0.00
Emotional abuse
 None Ref   
 Any emotional abuse 0.81 −0.56- 2.19 0.24
Physical abuse
 None Ref   
 Any physical abuse 0.55 −0.70-1.82 0.38
Recent Stressors (Total)
 No stressors Ref   
 Any stressors 1.08 −0.17-2.34 0.09
Past year Intimate Partner Violence
 No Ref   
 Yes 1.83 0.20–3.46 0.02
Depression
 No Depression Ref   
 Depression 2.08 −4.71-8.88 0.54
Anxiety
 No Anxiety Ref   
 Anxiety 6.38 4.09–8.67 0.00
Age at last birthday
 18–29 Ref   
 30–44 1.68 −0.04- 3.41 0.05a
 ≥ 45 0.95 −0.99-2.90 0.33
Educational status
 None Ref   
 Any Primary −0.05 −1.94-1.83 0.95
 Some Secondary −0.41 −2.77-1.94 0.73
 Completed secondary/Tertiary 0.24 −1.78-2.27 0.81
Marital status
 Married/Cohabiting Ref   
 Single/Never married 1.65 −0.92-4.22 0.20
 Separated/widowed/divorced 0.87 −0.88-2.63 0.32
Employed in the last 3 months
 No Ref   
 Yes 0.46 −1.96-1.03 0.54
Wealth index
 Poorest Ref   
 Poor −0.73 −2.17-0.70 0.31
 Slightly wealthier −1.53 −3.15-0.07 0.06a
  1. aMarginal findings CI Confidence Interval