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Table 4 Suicidal behaviour among youths in relation to their other mental health status

From: Suicidal behaviour among youths associated with psychopathology in both parents and youths attending outpatient psychiatric clinic in Kenya

Variables Suicidal behaviour No suicidal behaviour OR 95% CI p value*
  (N= 205) (N= 40)     
  n % n %   Lower Upper  
Major depressive disorder         
Yes 124 93.2 9 6.8 5.27 2.39 11.66 <0.001
No 81 72.3 31 27.7 Reference    
Conduct disorder         
Yes 20 95.2 1 4.8 4.22 0.55 32.36 0.134
No 185 82.6 39 17.4 Reference    
Any anxiety disorder         
Yes 32 71.1 13 28.9 0.38 0.18 0.82 0.012
No 173 86.5 27 13.5 Reference    
Any drug abuse         
Yes 120 94.5 7 5.5 6.66 2.81 15.75 <0.001
No 85 72.0 33 28.0 Reference    
Alcohol use         
Yes 111 94.9 6 5.1 6.69 2.69 16.63 <0.001
No 94 73.4 34 26.6 Reference    
  1. *Significance at p < 0.05 (italicized); OR, odds ratio; 95% CI, 95% confidence interval.