Table 2: Distribution and association of the outcome variables by the main exposure variables.

CharacteristicsSuicide attemptPsychological distress
NoYesNoYes
= 2235 = 198 = 1279 = 1153
(%) (%)OR (95% CI) (%) (%)OR (95% CI)

Economic abuse
Not allowed to engage in legitimate work****
 No1783 (80)143 (72)1990 (77)936 (81)1
 Yes452 (20)55 (28)1.52 (1.09–2.10)289 (23)217 (19)0.79 (0.65–0.97)
Spouse controlled money or forced her to work******
 No2133 (95)163 (82)11240 (97)1055 (91)1
 Yes102 (5)35 (18)4.49 (2.96–6.80)39 (3)98 (9)2.95 (2.02–4.32)
Destroyed personal property/pet or threaten to harm pet******
 No2077 (93)157 (79)11221 (95)1012 (88)1
 Yes158 (7)41 (21)3.43 (2.35–5.02)58 (5)141 (12)2.93 (2.14–4.03)
Ever lost job/source of income because of husband******
 No2112 (94)168 (85)11229 (96)1051 (91)1
 Yes123 (6)30 (15)3.01 (1.95–4.65)50 (4)102 (9)2.34 (1.65–3.32)
Physical abuse ******
 No1778 (79)105 (53)11088 (85)794 (69)1
 Yes457 (21)93 (47)3.45 (2.57–4.65)191 (15)359 (31)2.59 (2.12–3.15)
Psychological abuse ******
 No1779 (80)102 (51)11088 (85)792 (69)1
 Yes456 (20)96 (49)3.67 (2.73–4.94)191 (15)361 (31)2.60 (2.13–3.16)

Note: OR = odds ratio; CI = confidence interval; % = percentage.
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