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Table 2 Odds ratios of depressive symptoms in adolescence, measured by Score 17, by social factors, n = 1880

From: Social factors in childhood and risk of depressive symptoms among adolescents - a longitudinal study in Stockholm, Sweden

Social factors Crude OR (95%CI) Adjusted for gender OR (95%CI) Mutually adjusted* OR (95%CI)
Gender   
Boy 1.0
Girl 3.4 (2.6-4.5)
Parental education    
High 1.0 1.0 1.0
Intermediate 1.0 (0.7-1.4) 1.0 (0.7-1.4) 0.9 (0.7-1.3)
Low 1.8 (1.1-3.1) 1.7 (1.0-2.8) 1.5 (0.9-2.5)
Parental occupation    
Higher non-manual workers 1.0 1.0 1.0
Intermediate non-manual workers 1.8 (1.0-3.0) 1.8 (1.0-3.2) 1.8 (1.0-3.2)
Lower non-manual workers 1.7 (0.9-3.1) 1.7 (0.9-3.0) 1.6 (0.9-2.9)
Skilled workers 1.4 (0.7-2.7) 1.4 (0.7-2.7) 1.3 (0.7-2.6)
Unskilled workers 2.1 (1.2-3.7) 2.1 (1.2-3.7) 2.0 (1.1-3.6)
Self-employed 2.2 (1.2-3.7) 2.1 (1.0-4.2) 1.9 (0.9-3.9)
Others 1.8 (0.7-4.6) 1.7 (0.7-4.2) 1.3 (0.5-3.5)
Parental country of birth    
Sweden 1.0 1.0 1.0
Outside Sweden 1.3 (0.8-2.0) 1.2 (0.8-1.9) 1.1 (0.7-1.7)
Living arrangements    
Lives with two or more adults 1.0 1.0 1.0
Lives exclusively with one adult 2.8 (1.1-7.1) 3.0 (1.1-7.8) 2.8 (1.1-7.5)
Parental employment status    
Employed 1.0 1.0 1.0
Unemployed 2.6 (1.1-6.1) 2.1 (0.9-5.0) 1.8 (0.7-4.5)
  1. *All social factors are adjusted for each other and for gender.