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Table 3 Linear regression models examining associated factors of general anxiety symptoms among rural Bangladeshi women during third trimester of pregnancy (N = 720)

From: Prevalence and associated factors of depressive and anxiety symptoms during pregnancy: A population based study in rural Bangladesh

Associated factors B Std. error p value
Socioeconomic indicators    
Age* -0.035 0.051 0.499
Literacy (yes = 1, no = 0) -2.079 0.543 0.000
Involved in income-earning activity (yes = 1, no = 0) 0.332 0.543 0.534
Per capita daily household -0.077 0.019 0.000
expenditure on food*    
Family support    
Relationship with husband (poor = 1, good = 0) 2.344 0.632 0.000
Practical support during pregnancy (yes = 1, no = 0) -1.447 0.626 0.021
Intimate partner violence    
Number of acts of physical violence experienced* 0.521 0.202 0.010
Ever experienced forced sex (yes = 1, no = 0) 0.769 0.582 0.187
Experienced violence during pregnancy (yes = 1, no = 0) 1.612 0.714 0.024
Obstetric indicator    
Parity (primipara = 1, multipara = 0) -0.378 0.699 0.589
History of child death (yes = 1, no = 0) 0.639 0.619 0.302
Current pregnancy planned (yes = 1, no = 0) -0.753 0.518 0.146
Poor household economy × poor relationship with husband 0.083 0.018 0.000
Total R2 R2 = 0.19
R2 (adjusted) = 0.18
  1. *Continuous scale