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Table 4 Multivariate analysis to find out the best predictors of maternal mental health

From: Maternal common mental disorders and associated factors: a cross-sectional study in an urban slum area of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Characteristics p value Adjusted ORb (95% CI)
Household food security
 Food securea <0.001  
 Mildly food insecure   1.43 (0.52–3.88)
 Moderately food insecure   4.79 (1.96–11.74)
 Severely food insecure   11.57 (3.51–38.14)
Nutrition of the mother
 Normala 0.004  
 Underweight   2.61 (1.36–5.04)
  1. aReference group
  2. bAdjusted for maternal age, education, socioeconomic status, monthly family income and child WHZ and WAZ