Table 4: Adjusted odds ratios (ORs) from the multiple logistic regression analysis of postpartum depression risk factor.

FactorsResponses (%)OR (95% CI) value

Educational levelsOverall<0.001
 Illiterate1.51.29 (1.11–1.77)0.002
 Primary56.51.17 (1.07–1.45)0.125
 Diploma42.01.03 (0.77–1.42)0.002
 University graduate21
Job statusOverall<0.001
 Housekeeper86.31
 Employed13.72.01 (1.22–2.88)0.003
Receiving family support during pregnancyOverall<0.001
 Mild42.12.61 (1.67–3.11)0.009
 Moderate/severe5.62.10 (1.37–2.81)<0.001
 No/never52.31
ParityOverall0.004
 16.11
 232.52.35 (1.91–3.77)0.224
 ≥361.43.41 (2.88–4.09)0.008
Type of deliveryOverall0.044
 Cesarean section52.31.66 (1.09–2.00)0.003
 Normal vaginal47.71