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Table 7 Factors associated with poor mental health among non-refugees

From: Comparative study of mental health and quality of life in long term refugees and host populations in Oru-Ijebu, Southwest Nigeria

Characteristics Odds ratio 95% Confidence p-value
Interval  
Age (years)    
< 25 0.28 0.09 – 0.87 0.029
25-34 0.25 0.10 – 0.64 0.004
35-44 0.37 0.14– 0.93 0.035
> = 45 1   
Sex    
Male 1.67 1.05 - 2.64 0.030
Female 1   
Family type    
Monogamous 0.60 0.37 – 0.97 0.035
Polygamous 1   
Religious activities    
Religious 3.55 1.47- 8.56 0.005
Not religious 1   
Housing    
One room 0.78 0.46– 1.32 0.350
Two or more rooms 1   
Current illness    
Yes 5.40 3.28 - 8.90 <0.001
No 1   
QoL 0.97 0.95-0.99 0.001
CQoL 1.03 1.01-1.05 0.013
Marital status    
Married 2.30 1.28 – 4.18 0.006
Never married 0.67 0.24 – 1.87 0.450
Divorced/widowed 1   
Occupation    
Unskilled Worker 3.49 1.64- 7.41 0.001
Unemployed 1.51 0.79 -2.90 0.214
Student 2.05 0.89- 4.71 0.93
Skilledworker 2.92 1.59- 5.38 0.001
Professional 1