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Table 2 Bivariate and multivariate analysis of 12 months suicidal behavior among problematic substance use respondents in south Gondar zone, northwest Ethiopia 2019

From: Suicidal behavior in problematic substance uses in South Gondar zone, Northwest Ethiopia: a cross-sectional survey

Variables Category Suicidal behavior COR 95% CI AOR 95% CI P-value
No Yes
Perceived stigma Yes 239 138 1.456 (1.097–1.932) 1.521 (1.105–2.09) * 0.010
No 232 195 1 1  
Living circumstance With family 314 166 1 1  
Alone 157 167 2.012 (1.509–2.683) 1.543 (1.116–2.13) * 0.008
Comorbid physical illness No 422 253 1 1  
Yes 49 80 2.713 (1.847–4.015) 2.492 (1.604–3.87) * 0.0001
Depression No 368 145 1 1  
Yes 103 188 4.632 (3.406–6.301) 4.512 (3.226–6.31) * 0.0001
Family history of suicide No 459 303 1 1  
Yes 12 30 3.787 (1.909–7.513) 2.880 (1.315–6.31) * 0.008
Residence Urban 398 253 1 1  
Rural 73 80 1.724 (1.210–2.457) 1.811 (1.213–2.71) * 0.004
  1. Note: 1 (reference group), * (p < 0.05), COR (crude odds ratio), AOR (adjusted odds ratio)