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Table 3 Mobility characteristics and psychiatric disorders

From: Forced residential mobility and social support: impacts on psychiatric disorders among Somali migrants

Variables (N) Categories No Psychiatric Disorder Any Psychiatric Disorder OR 95%CI P
Deprivation Score at current address (N = 143) Mean(sd) 53.7(16) 50.69 (16.89) 1 0.97-1.0 0.3
     0.99   
Personal choice to move Not moved 26(28.89) 8(14.81) 1 0.4-3.67 0.73
  Own choice 24(27.59) 9(16.67) 1.22 1.3-8.11 0.01
  Others choice 37(42.53) 37 (68.52) 3.25   
Personal choice to move Not moved/own choice 50(57.47) 17(31.4) 1 1.44-6.0 0.003
  Others choice 37(42.53) 37 (68.52) 2.94   
Total distance moved (129) Not moved 27 (33.8) 8 (16.3) 1 0.69-4.96 0.22
  < 10.2 km 31 (38.8) 17 (34.7) 1.85 1.38-9.79 0.009
  ≥ 10.2 km 22 (27.5) 24 (49.0) 3.68   
Total distance moved (94) < 10.2 km 31 (38.8) 17 (34.7) 1 0.87-4.55 0.1
  ≥ 10.2 km 22 (27.5) 24 (49.0) 1.99   
Distance moved in most recent move (N = 94) Not moved 8 (15.09) 2 (4.88) 1 0.42-12.04 0.35
  <4 km 25(47.17) 14(34.15) 2.24 0.95-26.23 0.06
  >4 km 20(37.74) 25(60.98) 5   
Distance moved in most recent move (N = 84) <4 km 25(47.17) 14(34.15) 1 0.93-5.38 0.07
  >4 km 20(37.74) 25(60.98) 2.23   
Relative deprivation of previous and current residential areas (94) High to Low 15 (28.3) 16 (39.02) 1 0.09-2.51 0.37
  No change 6 (11.32) 2 (4.88) 0.46 0.61-3.6 0.38
  Low to High 32 (60.38) 23 (56.1) 1.48