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Table 6 Predictors of suicidal behaviour among youths

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

Predictors AOR 95% CI p value*
Lower Upper
Major depressive disorder     
Yes 4.63 1.68 12.73 0.003
No Reference    
Any anxiety disorder     
Yes 0.20 0.07 0.59 0.003
No Reference    
Alcohol use     
Yes 4.25 1.49 12.14 0.007
No Reference    
Any drug abuse     
Yes 5.23 1.88 13.91 <0.001
No Reference    
  1. *Significance at p < 0.05 (italicized); AOR, adjusted odds ratio; 95% CI, 95% confidence interval.