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Table 2 Logistic regression of associated factors and postpartum depression in Mizan-Tepi University Teaching Hospital, Tepi primary Hospital and Gebretsadikshawo General Hospital, 2017 (n = 408)

From: Prevalence and associated factors of postpartum depression in Southwest, Ethiopia, 2017: a cross-sectional study

Variable Postpartum depression COR (95% CI) AOR (95% CI) P-values
No (n) Yes (n)
Age
 15–24 122 61 0.27 (0.14, 0.52) 0.420 (0.18, 0.98) 0.001
 25–34 130 44 0.19 (0.15, 0.36) 0.19 (0.19, 0.46) 0.002
 ≥ 35 18 33 1 1  
Unplanned pregnancy
 Yes 33 89 13.05 (7.88, 21.66) 4.49 (2.31, 8.71) 0.001
 No 237 49 1 1  
Chronic illness
 Yes 6 24 9.26 (3.69, 23.27) 7.71 (2.34, 25.44) 0.002
 No 264 114 1 1  
History of depression
 Yes 23 64 9.29 (5.4, 15.98) 0.95 (0.39, 2.32) 0.73
 No 247 74 1 1  
Mode of delivery
 No 80 31 0.69 (0.43, 1.11) 0.65 (0.34, 1.25) 0.18
 Yes 190 107 1 1  
Death of infant
 Yes 13 57 13.91 (7.25, 26.71) 4.12 (1.79, 9.51) 0.003
 No 257 81 1 1  
Current marital problem
 No 245 63 0.09 (0.05, 0.15) 6.02 (2.79, 12.99) 0.001
 Yes 25 75    
  1. Significantly associated variables are in italics