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Table 1 Uni-variate (unadjusted) and Multi-variate (adjusted) logistic regression - EDS >9

From: Relationship of postnatal depressive symptoms to infant temperament, maternal expectations, social support and other potential risk factors: findings from a large Australian cross-sectional study

  Unadjusted 95% CI of OR Adjusted 95% CI of OR
Variable B SE OR Low Upper B SE OR Low Upper
Demographic           
Country of Birth (D) 0.504 0.047 1.656 1.511 1.814 0.235 0.066 1.264 1.112 1.438
Sole Parent (D) 0.399 0.072 1.490 1.293 1.717 0.018 0.144 1.018 0.768 1.349
Household Size (C)           
 Less than six    1.00      1.00   
 Six to ten −0.055 0.063 0.947 0.837 1.071 −0.072 0.085 0.931 0.789 1.099
 Greater than ten 0.671 0.260 1.957 1.174 3.260 0.440 0.370 1.553 0.752 3.207
Blended Family (D) 0.199 0.065 1.221 1.074 1.387 0.066 0.090 1.068 0.895 1.273
Socioeconomic           
Accommodation (D) 0.266 0.089 1.304 1.096 1.552 −0.135 0.141 0.874 0.662 1.153
Unemployed Father (D) 0.200 0.089 1.221 1.026 1.454 −0.202 0.122 0.817 0.643 1.038
Financial Situation (S) 0.215 0.015 1.239 1.204 1.276 0.094 0.020 1.098 1.057 1.142
Car Access (C)           
 Always    1.00      1.00   
 Occasionally 0.242 0.061 1.273 1.130 1.434 −0.297 0.087 0.743 0.626 0.882
 Never 0.506 0.064 1.659 1.463 1.882 0.116 0.094 1.123 0.933 1.351
Health           
Mothers Health (S) 0.594 0.031 1.812 1.706 1.923 0.371 0.044 1.449 1.328 1.581
Child's Health (S) 0.383 0.031 1.467 1.382 1.558 −0.036 0.045 0.964 0.883 1.053
Mothers Expectations(S) 0.851 0.030 2.342 2.207 2.484 0.629 0.038 1.875 1.740 2.021
Pregnancies           
Planned Pregnancy (D) 0.292 0.047 1.339 1.220 1.469 0.148 0.066 1.159 1.019 1.319
Social Network           
Suburb Duration (D) 0.224 0.048 1.251 1.139 1.374 0.079 0.065 1.083 0.953 1.229
Regret Leaving Suburb (D) 0.274 0.053 1.316 1.186 1.459 0.092 0.071 1.096 0.953 1.260
Support Network (S) 0.405 0.021 1.499 1.439 1.562 0.137 0.032 1.147 1.078 1.221
Practical Support (D) 0.756 0.056 2.129 1.909 2.375 0.232 0.084 1.262 1.070 1.487
Emotional Support (D) 1.064 0.063 2.898 2.560 3.282 0.472 0.093 1.603 1.336 1.924
Baby Characteristics           
Baby Trouble Sleeping (S) 0.434 0.027 1.544 1.464 1.628 0.149 0.047 1.161 1.058 1.274
Baby Demanding (S) 0.378 0.024 1.460 1.392 1.531 0.090 0.042 1.094 1.008 1.188
Baby Content (S) 0.471 0.035 1.602 1.496 1.716 0.177 0.053 1.193 1.075 1.325
Baby Difficult Feeder (S) 0.286 0.030 1.332 1.256 1.412 0.034 0.043 1.035 0.950 1.127
Baby Difficult to Comfort (S) 0.405 0.03 1.499 1.414 1.589 0.031 0.051 1.032 0.935 1.139
Health of Child (S) 0.383 0.031 1.467 1.382 1.558 −0.036 0.045 0.964 0.883 1.053
  1. (D) – dichotomous, (C) – categorical, (S) - scale.