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Table 5 Bi-variable and multivariate analysis of stigma among schizophrenia patients at AMSH, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 2018 (n = 409)

From: Prevalence and factors associated with higher levels of perceived stigma among people with schizophrenia Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

VariablesCategoriesStigmaCOR (95% CI)AOR (95% CI)P-Value
LowHigh
SexMale1171381:001:00 
Female361182.80 (1.80, 4.34)2.30 (1.42, 3.71)*0.04
Marital statusSingle1011410.63 (0.41, 0.96)0.64 (0.41,1.01)0.31
Married521151:001:00 
Age of onset of schizophreniaBefore 25 years571371.94 (1.29, 2.92)1.85 (1.19, 2.89)**0.01
After 25 years961191:001:00 
Number of admissionsNever1001381:001:00 
≤ 233821.80 (1.11, 2.90)1.94 (1.16, 3.27)*0.01
> 220361.30 (0.71, 2.39)1.70 (0.83, 3.39)0.32
Duration of illness (years)< 145301:001:00 
1–545722.4 (1.32, 4.34)2.00 (1.01, 3.27)**0.01
6–1038893.513 (1.932, 6.389)2.48 (1.29, 4.74)***< 0.001
> 1025653.9 (2.03, 7.492)2.85 (1.40, 5.79)***< 0.001
Current Tobacco useYes871741.61 (1.06, 2.435)1.36 (0.84, 2.18)0.23
No66821:001:00 
  1. Italic values indicate significance of p-value (P < 0.05)
  2. * P<0.05; ** P<0.01; *** P<0.001