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Table 3 Socio-demographic correlates of anxiety disorders, findings of multiple logistic regression analysis

From: Major anxiety disorders in Iran: prevalence, sociodemographic correlates and service utilization

Variables Any anxiety disorder GAD OCD Social Phobia PTSD
Adjusted OR
(95% CI)
Adjusted OR
(95% CI)
Adjusted OR
(95% CI)
Adjusted OR
(95% CI)
Adjusted OR
(95% CI)
Age groups
 15–19 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0
 20–29 0.88(0.66–1.20) 1.41(0.81–2.47) 1.17(1.06–1.30)a 1.20(0.70–2.06) 0.77(0.36–1.67)
 30–39 0.89(0.64–1.24) 1.43(0.77–2.64) 0.86(0.55–1.35) 1.73(0.92–3.28) 0.70(0.32–1.55)
 40–49 0.88(0.61–1.27) 1.47(0.76–2.86) 0.77(0.46–1.28) 1.09(0.53–2.26) 1.02(0.44–2.34)
 50–59 0.85(0.55–1.31) 1.98(0.98–3.99) 0.52(0.29–0.94) 0.48(0.18–1.27) 1.15(0.43–3.08)
 60–64 0.71(0.36–1.36) 2.16(0.79–5.93) 0.12(0.03–0.57) 0.29(0.07–1.23) 0.25(0.05–1.33)
Gender
 Male 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0
 Female 1.16(1.09–1.23)a 1.06(0.97–1.16) 1.17(1.06–1.30)a 1.19(1.08–1.32)a 1.11(0.95–1.28)
Marital status
 Never married 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0
 Married 1.08(0.85–1.36) 1.51(1.06–2.16)a 0.97(0.68–1.39) 0.58(0.38–0.89) 1.66(0.92–3.01)
 Previously Married 1.09(0.71–1.67) 1.31(0.69–2.53) 1.01(0.51–2.00) 0.87(0.41–1.85) 2.68(1.02–7.04)a
Education
 Illiterate 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0
 Primary 1.09(0.78–1.53) 1.56(0.94–2.59) 0.84(0.48–1.46) 0.74(0.39–1.40) 1.41(0.64–3.10)
 Secondary 1.19(0.83–1.71) 1.14(0.65–1.98) 0.87(0.50–1.52) 1.33(0.66–2.67) 1.34(0.57–3.17)
 High school 1.01(0.71–1.44) 1.35(0.77–2.34) 0.63(0.36–1.12) 0.95(0.48–1.87) 1.16(0.50–2.69)
 University 0.96(0.63–1.46) 1.59(0.82–3.10) 0.53(0.27–1.03) 1.17(0.52–2.63) 0.54(0.15–1.97)
Occupation
 Employed 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0
 Student 0.94(0.66–1.34) 0.82(0.45–1.51) 1.20(0.67–2.15) 1.22(0.66–2.26) 0.78(0.28–2.19)
 Retired 1.16(0.64–2.11) 0.80(0.33–1.92) 1.54(.54–4.43) 3.79(1.19–12.1)a 0.27(0.03–2.28)
 Housekeeper 1.07(0.82–1.40) 1.08(0.71–1.64) 1.29(0.80–2.07) 1.04(0.63–1.73) 0.81(0.42–1.58)
 Unemployed 1.98(1.49–2.62)a 2.15(1.43–3.22)a 2.45(1.62–3.71)a 1.39(0.81–2.37) 1.44(0.71–2.89)
Place of Residence
 Rural 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0
 Urban 1.31(1.10–1.57)a 1.77(1.34–2.35)a 1.37(1.05–1.78)a 1.08(0.77–1.53) 0.96(0.66–1.41)
Socio-economic status
 High 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0
 Moderate 1.23(1.01–1.50)a 1.19(0.88–1.61) 1.13(0.81–1.57) 1.76(1.12–2.75)a 1.02(0.61–1.70)
 Low 1.66(1.31–2.10)a 1.54(1.08–2.18)a 1.15(0.79–1.66) 2.85(1.71–4.74)a 1.37(0.82–1.41)
  1. ahighlights the statistically significant Odds Ratios