Table 5

Association between couple status and concordant mental disorders, 2002–2013 (with dual propensity score matching for gender, age and Charlson Comorbidity Index; multinomial logistic regression; N=11 286 pairs)

Concordant affective disorders/no concordanceConcordant anxiety disorders/no concordanceConcordant other mental disorders /no concordance
VariablesOR95% CIp ValueOR95% CIp ValueOR95% CIp Value
 Couple12.2481.581 to 94.8970.0165*437.52861.462 to 3115.25<0.0001*33.03114.630 to 74.580<0.0001*
  • *p<0.05.

  • OR, with 1:1 propensity score matching according to gender, age and Charlson Comorbidity Index for the four individuals in the couples and non-couple pairs.