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Table 4 Results of the negative binomial regression

From: Characterizing individuals accessing mental health services in the UAE: a focus on youth living in Dubai

Predictor* B S.E. Wald Chi–Square Sig. IRR 95 % CI
Family stress 0.56 0.27 4.10 < 0.05 1.75 1.02–3.00
Friends stress − 0.40 0.35 1.30 0.25 0.67 0.34–1.33
Academic stress − 0.21 0.28 0.54 0.46 0.81 0.47–1.41
Gender (Male vs. Female) − 0.71 0.30 5.67 < 0.05 0.49 0.28–0.88
Residential status 0.13 0.28 0.21 0.64 1.14 0.65–1.98
Self–harm 0.75 0.33 5.06 < 0.05 2.11 1.10–4.06
Suicidality 0.33 0.35 0.93 0.33 1.40 0.71–2.75
Psychotic features − 1.09 0.35 9.48 < 0.10 0.34 0.17–0.67
Depression 0.44 0.58 0.58 0.44 1.56 0.50–4.88
Bipolar − 0.11 0.51 0.05 0.83 0.89 0.33–2.45
Anxiety 1.16 0.54 4.58 < 0.05 3.19 1.10–9.25
  1. *All predictors compare Yes = 1 versus No = 0 with the exception of Gender where Male = 1 and Female = 2