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Table 6 Multiple logistic regression analysis of the associations between depression and influencing factors

From: Prevalence of anxiety and depression among Palestinian university students: a cross-sectional study during COVID-19 pandemic

Variable (reference) B p value OR Lower (95% confidence) Upper (95% confidence)
Field of study (human medicine)      
Health sciences  − .386 .154 .679 .399 1.156
Scientific non-health majors  − .379 .188 .684 .389 1.204
Literary majors  − .363 .193 .696 .403 1.201
Gender (male)      
Female  − .232 .244 .793 .537 1.171
Study year (first year)      
Second year  − 1.460 .176 .232 .028 1.928
Third year  − .655 .543 .520 .063 4.290
Fourth year  − .815 .452 .442 .053 3.698
Fifth year  − 1.083 .317 .339 .041 2.825
Sixth year  − .066 .954 .936 .099 8.890
Sleeping duration (less than 6 h)      
6 to 8 h .186 .550 1.205 .654 2.221
More than 8 h  − .244 .375 .784 .457 1.343
Smoking (no)      
Yes  − .754 0.003 .471 .285 .777
Source of food (homemade food)      
Restaurants  − .083 .653 .920 .641 1.321
Homemade food and restaurants 1.912 .000 6.767 2.612 17.529
Place of residence (village)      
City .127 .763 1.135 .497 2.593
Camp  − .126 .765 .882 .387 2.010