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Table 3 Determinants of self stigma among people with mental illness in Jimma University Specialized hospital, Southwest Ethiopia, 2012

From: Facility based cross-sectional study of self stigma among people with mental illness: towards patient empowerment approach

Variable Unadjusted β (standardized) Adjusted β (standardized)
Female 0.10* 0.11*
Private enterprise (reference = farmers) −0.19** −0.15*
Government employee (reference = farmers) −0.12* −0.05
Student (reference = farmers) −0.11* −0.08
Others (reference = farmers) −0.08 −0.10
Ever had traditional treatment 0.17** 0.11*
Any side effects 0.16** 0.02
Education −0.21*** −0.17**
Perceived signs 0.18*** 0.13*
Perceived supernatural causes 0.23*** 0.16**
Perceived psychosocial and biological causes 0.10* −0.01
Duration of start of treatment −0.11* −0.08
Number of drug side effects 0.22*** 0.15*
Self esteem −0.15** −0.14**
  1. *P < 0.05, **P < 0.01, ***P < 0.001.