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Table 3 Factors associated with suicidal ideation among adolescents in Guyana, 2004

From: Prevalence and associated factors of suicidal ideation among school-going adolescents in Guyana: results from a cross sectional study

Variable Adjusted odds ratios with 95% CI
Age (years)  
   <14 1.00
   14 0.98 [0.60, 1.58]
   15 0.76 [0.49, 1.24]
   ≥16 0.96 [0.50, 1.83]
Gender  
   Females 1.00
   Males 0.45 [0.30, 0.67]
Close friends  
   No 1.00
   Yes 0.51 [0.28, 0.94]
Smoking  
   No 1.00
   Yes 1.64 [0.82, 3.27]
Alcohol  
   No 1.00
   Yes 1.37 [0.68, 2.77]
Bullied  
   No 1.00
   Yes 2.46 [1.71, 3.54]
Depression  
   No 1.00
   Yes 2.67 [1.87, 3.81]
Understanding parents  
   No 1.00
   Yes 0.51 [0.35, 0.76]