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Table 4 Multinomial logistic regression for the outcome variable 'depression' among inmates

From: Demographic and clinical predictors of depressive symptoms among incarcerated women

Independent variables Outcome variable
  Light depression Mild depression Severe depression
  Relative risk ratio P value Standard error Relative risk ratio P value Standard error Relative risk ratio P value Standard error
Age 0.47 0.34 0.37 0.23 0.08 0.19 0.12 0.04 0.12
Ethnicity 2.00 0.39 1.60 1.21 0.82 1.00 0.51 0.502 0.51
Marital status 1.27 0.76 0.97 0.39 0.24 0.31 1.89 0.504 1.81
Education 0.51 0.37 0.38 0.93 0.93 0.73 0.17 0.09 0.17
Comorbidities 5.43 0.04 4.38 3.17 0.17 2.66 8.81 0.03 8.80
Religion 2.76 0.21 2.25 6.09 0.03 0.60 5.78 0.08 5.80
Eating habits 1.46 0.63 1.16 5.70 0.04 4.71 11.11 0.01 10.93
Visitors 2.57 0.21 1.92 2.23 0.32 1.78 9.15 0.02 8.66
Tobacco 0.22 0.06 0.17 0.70 0.68 0.60 2.13 0.453 2.15
  1. Wald statistics = w = 77.7 P < 0.000 Pseudo RZ = 0.289. Bold types for p values indicate significance at the level of 0.05.