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Table 4 Multivariable logistic regression for demographic characteristics associated with alcohol use disorder for both regions

From: Prevalence of substance use disorders in an urban and a rural area in Suriname

  OR Lower 95% CI Upper 95% CI p value
Step 1a Gender Female 0.149 0.096 0.229 0.000
Age < 40 1.741 1.210 2.506 0.003
Education High (ref)     
Low 3.146 1.318 7.506 0.010
Secondary 2.673 1.097 6.514 0.030
Marital status Long-distance relationship (ref)     
Single 0.353 0.166 0.753 0.007
Married 0.297 0.130 0.680 0.004
Widow 0.097 0.011 0.846 0.035
Divorced 0.550 0.207 1.459 0.229
Concubinate 0.274 0.119 0.635 0.003
Ethnic background Different (ref)     
West Indian 0.474 0.252 0.892 0.021
Creole 0.478 0.247 0.922 0.028
Maroon 0.598 0.278 1.286 0.188
Javanese 0.173 0.075 0.398 0.000
Mixed 0.443 0.221 0.888 0.022
Daily activity Retired (ref)     
Student 0.720 0.301 1.721 0.460
Working part-time 1.005 0.420 2.407 0.991
Working full-time 0.913 0.440 1.897 0.808
Unemployed 0.969 0.416 2.256 0.941
Homemakers 0.463 0.169 1.267 0.134
Handyman 2.932 1.237 6.946 0.015
Intercept   0.343    0.149
  1. aVariables entered in step 1: gender, age, education, marital status, ethnic background, and daily activity