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Table 3 Bivariate and multivariate analysis of depression and explanatory variables among people with epilepsy at Ilu Ababore hospitals, Mettu, Ethiopia, 2017 (n = 402)

From: Prevalence of depression and associated factors among epileptic patients at Ilu Ababore zone hospitals, South West Ethiopia, 2017: a cross‑sectional study

VariablesDepressionCOR 95%CIAOR 95%CI
YesNo
Age
 18–2469930.59 (0.204, 1.35)0.34 (0.53, 1.21)
 25–3453680.62 (0.318, 1.60)0.37 (0.24, 1.35)
 35–4454381.13 (0.62, 2.26)1.32 (0.80, 7.60)
 ≥ 4515121.001.00
Educational status
 Unable to read and write56584.67 (2.23,14.564.01 (3.82, 8.28)**
 Primary881073.98 (2.07,12.80)3.43 (3.12,9.29)**
 Secondary30285.18 (3.05,13.90)2.01 (1.89,7.24)*
 College and above6291.001.00
Social support
 High1051441.00 
 Moderate42511.12 (0..70,1.83)1.13 (0.33,1.22)
 Poor36251.97 (0.64,3.12)2.04 (1.42, 2.78)*
Perceived stress
 Low531351.001.00
 High132824.10 (2.79,6.48)3.21 (2.70, 8.41)**
Age at onset of the disease in year
 < 6 years1551.30 (0.625, 9.996)2.40 (2.10,7.91)**
 6-11 years28200.61 (0.244, 1.341)0.95 (0.287, 3.169)
 12–17 years36720.22 (0.115, 0.501)0.55 (0.213, 1.413)
 18–24 years47660.31 (0.165, 0.705)0.85 (0.343, 2.153)
 25–34 years30400.33 (0.182, 0.848)0.84 (0.330, 2.153)
 ≥ 35 years30131.001.00
Seizure frequency per year
 020601.001.00
 1–11 per year1451433.10 (1.776, 5.280)2.34 (1.41, 4.36)*
 ≥ 12 per year17173.00 (1.257, 7.157)3.49 (3.43, 6.40)**
Number of drug
 Monotherapy1321751.001.00
 Polytherapy50451.47 (1.484, 19.389)2.73 (2.52, 7.14)**
Family history of mental illness
 Yes1091.86 (0.476, 3.151)1.27 (0.30,2.18)
 No1432401.001.00
  1. * p < 0.05
  2. ** p < 0.01
  3. Hosmer and Lemeshow test = 0.730