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Table 3 Associations between socio-demographic factors, mental disorders, sexual obsessions and suicidal behaviors

From: Sexual obsessions and suicidal behaviors in patients with mood disorders, panic disorder and schizophrenia

Factor Suicidal ideation and plan Suicidal attempt
  OR 95% CI OR 95% CI
Gender: Female 1.99* 1.19-3.32 2.04* 1.22-3.39
Age 0.98 0.96-1.01 0.98 0.96-1.01
Educationa:
 Low 0.92 0.48-1.72 0.91 0.44-1.88
 High 0.82 0.46-1.46 1.31 0.59-2.17
Job condition: Unemployed 0.89 0.56-1.98 0.89 0.55-1.46
Marital status: Single 1.05 0.55-1.45 1.11 0.59-2.17
Step 1 Wald values χ2 = 10.91(6)   χ2 = 12.34(6)  
Mental diagnosisb:     
 Mood disorders 11.48** 5.62-20.6 11.51** 5.00-18.3
 Panic disorders 2.87* 1.32-6.66 3.02** 1.30-7.03
 Shizophrenia 3.66* 1.61-7.71 3.69** 1.57-6.67
Step 2 Wald values χ2 = 78.84(9)** Δ = 67.93(3)** χ2 = 36.67(9)** Δ = 24.32(3)**
Sexual obsessions 3.68** 2.15-6.30 3.59** 2.09-6.01
Step 3 Wald values χ2 = 103.10(10)** Δ = 24.26(1)** χ2 = 45.25(10)** Δ = 8.59(1)*
  1. *P <0.01 and **P <0.001 for logistic regression with Wald χ2 test.
  2. Δ = step incremental χ2value.
  3. a Reference category: Medium education.
  4. b Reference category: Non-psychiatric subjects.