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Table 3 Factors associated with depression among epilepsy patients at under follow up at AMSH and TASH, 2015

From: Determinants of depression among people with epilepsy in Central Ethiopia

Variables Depression COR (95% CI) AOR (95% CI)
Yes No
Sex
 Female 97 76 2.36 (1.56–3.47) 2.62 (1.68–4.09)*
 Male 88 161 1.00 1.00
Marital status
 Single 110 102 2.35 (1.51–3.66) 2.04 (1.25–3.34)*
 Divorced/separated 27 31 1.89 (1.01–3.54)  
 Widowed 3 6 1.089 (0.26–4.55)  
 Married 45 98 1.00 1.00
Medication adherence
 Yes 162 168 1.00 1.00
 No 23 69 2.89 (1.72–4.86) 2.65 (1.52–4.65)*
Perceived stigma
 No 94 169 1.00 1.00
 Yes 91 68 2.40 (1.60–3.60) 2.65 (1.65–4.07)*
Current substance use (alcohol, chat, cigarette)
 Yes 77 59 2.15 (1.42–3.26) 2.14 (1.34–3.39)*
 No 108 178 1.00 1.00
  1. * p < 0.05; 1.00 = Reference; COR crude odds ratio, AOR adjusted odds ratio