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Table 4 Multivariate analysis of multivariate analysis of sociodemographic correlates of twelve-month mental healthcare utilisation among first-year university students in South Africa (n = 1402)

From: Inequality and mental healthcare utilisation among first-year university students in South Africa

 Predictor distribution (95% CI)12-month treatment seeking aOR (95% CI)12-month treatment seeking aOR (95% CI)
Gender (female)55.2% (52.6–57.8)2.14* (1.59–2.87)2.14* (1.59–2.87)
Population group (black)41.4% (38.8–44.0)0.62* (0.46–0.85)0.62* (0.46–0.85)
Atypical sexual orientation versus typical sexual orientation among second generation students16.4% (14.3–18.7)2.37* (1.65–3.39)2.37* (1.65–3.39)
First generation versus second-generation students with typical sexual orientation13.7% (11.7–15.9)0.95 (0.57–1.59)0.95 (0.57–1.59)
Atypical sexual orientation versus typical sexual orientation among first-generation students45.7% (39.7–51.8)0.53 (0.24–1.18)
First generation versus second-generation students with atypical sexual orientation40.6% (35.1–46.3)0.21* (0.10–0.44)
 R2 = 0.077R2 = 0.077
X2 (5) = 67.85X2 (5) = 67.85
p = 0.00*p = 0.00*
  1. aOR adjusted odds ratio, CI confidence interval
  2. *p < 0.05