Journal of Pregnancy / 2018 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

The Relationship between Gestational Weight Gain and Postpartum Depression in Normal and Overweight Pregnant Women

Table 2

Odds ratios for type of weight gain and BMI by depression.

VariableNon depressed
n (%)
n (%)

Type of weight gain (kg)Inadequate42 (24%)13 (7.4%)0.550.24-1.600.326
Adequate59 (33.9%)33 (19%)1.050.21-1.570.281
Excessive17 (9.7%)10 (5.7%)Ref.

Type of BMI
Normal59 (33.9%)29 (16.6%)0.820.56-2.030.826
Over weight59 (33.9%)27 (15.5%)Ref.

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