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Table 3 Univariate associations with any substance use disorder by treatment setting

From: The prevalence and correlates of substance use disorders among patients of two different treatment settings in Thailand

Variable MH PHC
  COR (95% CI) p-value COR (95% CI) p-value
Age in years 0.98 (0.96, 0.99) 0.040 0.97 (0.94, 0.99) 0.019
Sex
 Female 1 (Reference)   1 (Reference)  
 Male 8.00 (4.51, 14.18) < 0.001 6.25 (2.79, 13.99) < 0.001
Formal education
 Primary or less 1 (Reference)   1 (Reference)  
 Secondary 1.15 (0.62, 2.15) 0.663 2.04 (0.93, 4.47) 0.077
 Post-secondary 0.66 (0.33, 1.34) 0.247 1.33 (0.37, 4.75) 0.666
Marital status
 Single/divorced/separated/widowed 1 (Reference)   1 (Reference)  
 Married 0.45 (0.26, 0.78) 0.004 1.26 (0.50, 3.15) 0.627
Employment status
 No 1 (Reference)   1 (Reference)  
 Yes 1.13 (0.63, 2.04) 0.674 1.73 (0.65, 4.62) 0.273
In debt
 No/Little 1 (Reference)   1 (Reference)  
 High 1.24 (0.71, 2.17) 0.443 0.82 (0.35, 1.92) 0.640
Social support
 Poor 1 (Reference)   1 (Reference)  
 Moderate 0.72 (0.39, 1.35) 0.310 2.42 (0.71, 8.19) 0.156
 Strong 0.36 (0.17, 0.76) 0.008 1.64 (0.38, 7.02) 0.589
Chronic conditions
 None 1 (Reference)   1 (Reference)  
 1–2 0.78 (0.43, 1.41) 0.416 1.43 (0.63, 3.25) 0.393
 3 or more 0.87 (0.46, 1.85) 0.676 1.95 (0.80, 4.77) 0.143
Major depression and/or generalized anxiety disorder
 No 1 (Reference)   1 (Reference)  
 Yes 1.71 (0.98, 2.99) 0.058 2.10 (0.94, 4.68) 0.070
  1. MH Monk healer setting, PHC Primary Health Care setting, COR Crude odds ratio, CI Confidence Interval