Table 1—

OR and statistical significance of variables associated with depression

Variable (n/N)OR (95% CI)P
Diabetes
 No diabetes (494/2,389)1.0
 Diabetes diagnosed (30/97)1.50 (0.96–2.32)0.06
Sex
 Male (226/1,239)1.0
 Female (298/1,247)1.31 (1.00–1.59)0.005
Age (years)
 ≤50 (357/1,634)1.0
 >50 (167/852)0.90 (0.73–1.10)<0.29
Income
 ≥A$20,001 (333/1,917)1.0
 <A$20,000 (191/570)0.52 (0.42–0.64)<0.0001
Relationship status
 In relationship (276/1,575)1.0
 Not in relationship (248/911)1.55 (1.28–1.89)<0.0001
BMI
 Normal weight (243/1,177)1.0
 Overweight (230/1,086)1.03 (0.80–1.19)0.80
Migrant status
 Australia born (392/1,873)1.0
 Overseas born (132/613)1.03 (0.82–1.29)0.79
Smoking
 Nonsmoker (342/1,935)1.0
 Smoker (182/551)1.87 (1.52–2.30)<0.0001
Work status
 Employed (268/1,610)1.0
 Not in workforce (256/876)1.76 (1.45–2.13)<0.0001