Sociodemographic and economic factors: Total (N=917), n (%) Men (N=440), n (%) Women (N=477), n (%) P value
Marital status (n=912) Married/Cohabiting. 578 (63.4) 236 (53.8) 342 (72.3) .000
Not married 334 (36.6) 203 (46.2) 131 (27.7)
Employment status (n=913) Employed 134 (14.7) 88 (20.2) 46 (9.6) .000
Not Employed 779 (85.3) 348 (79.8) 431 (90.4)
Educational level (n=904) Secondary school/University level 117 (12.9) 50 (11.5) 67 (14.2) .004
Complete primary school/Vocational training 178 (19.7) 105 (24.2) 73 (15.5)
Incomplete primary school/No schooling 609 (67.4) 278 (64.2) 331 (70.3)
Assets in Household (n=917) Improved household 654 (71.3) 323 (73.4) 331 (69.4) 0.189
Poor household 263 (28.7) 117 (26.6) 146 (30.6)
Perceived social support:
Instrumental support (n=863) Always/Often 391 (45.3) 176 (41.8) 215 (48.6) .047
Sometimes/Never 472 (54.7) 245 (58.2) 227 (51.4)
Informational support (n=908) Always/Often 301 (33.1) 132 (30.3) 169 (35.7) .091
Sometimes/Never 607 (66.9) 303 (69.7) 304 (64.3)
Emotional support (n=915) Always/Often 300 (32.8) 122 (27.7) 178 (37.5) .002
Sometimes/Never 615 (67.2) 318 (72.3) 297 (62.5)
Partner characteristics:
Partner’s education (n=624) Completed Primary school or Higher 233 (37.3) 81 (32.4) 152 (40.6) .043
Incomplete Primary school/No schooling 391 (62.7) 169 (67.6) 222 (59.4)
Partner employment status (n=611) Employed 105 (17.2) 19 (7.7) 86 (23.7) .000
Not employed 506 (82.8) 229 (92.3) 277 (76.3)
Suicidal behaviour (ideation, plan and/or attempt):
Suicidal behaviour (n=915) Yes 146 (16.0) 42 (9.6) 104 (21.8) .000
No 769 (84.0) 396 (90.4) 373 (78.2)