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Table 4 Burkina Faso 2010: Variables showing evidence of association with LAPM and STM

From: Indicators of young women’s modern contraceptive use in Burkina Faso and Mali from Demographic and Health Survey data

  All women N = 2826 OR (95% CI) Married women N = 2177 OR(95% CI)
Percent or mean LAPM STM LAPM STM
Wealth Index (standardized) N/A N/A 1.1 (0.8, 1.5) 1.5 (1.1, 1.9)*
Age 20.7 (mean) 1.1 (1.0, 1.3)* 1.1 (1.0, 1.1)* 1.1 (1, 1.3) 1.1 (1, 1.2)*
Educational attainment
 No education 64.2 REF REF REF REF
 Primary 17.0 1.2 (0.6, 2.4) 1.5 (1.1, 2.1)* 1 (0.5, 2.1) 1.2 (0.8, 1.8)
 Secondary or higher 18.8 2.3 (1, 5.6) 3 (2.1, 4.2)* 2.1 (0.9, 5.3) 2.3 (1.3, 4)*
Urban/Rural
 Urban 32.5 REF REF REF REF
 Rural 67.5 0.2 (0.1, 0.5)* 0.6 (0.4, 0.8)* 0.2 (0.1, 0.5)* 0.7 (0.4, 1.2)
Marital status N/A
 Married 22.5 REF REF
 Never in union 68.2 0.5 (0.1, 2) 1.8 (1.1, 3.1)*
 Living with partner 6.7 2.3 (1, 5.2) 1.8 (1.1, 2.8)*
 Widowed/Divorced/Separated 2.7 1.9 (0.4, 9.5) 1 (0.3, 3.2)
Home ownership
 Does not own 75.2 REF REF REF REF
 Owns alone or jointly 24.8 2 (1.2, 3.5)* 1.9 (1.4, 2.7)* 1.9 (1.1, 3.3)* 1.9 (1.3, 2.7)*
Saw FP messages on TV N/A
 No 72.7 REF REF
 Yes 27.3 0.9 (0.5, 1.7) 1.6 (1.1, 2.2)*
Barrier to getting medical help: money
 Big problem 31.2 1.2 (0.7, 1.9) 0.7 (0.6, 0.9)* 1.1 (0.7, 1.9) 0.7 (0.5, 1.0)*
 Small problem 68.8 REF REF REF REF
Respondent has children
 No 23.40 0.4 (0.1, 1.5) 2.1 (1.3, 3.4)* 0.7 (0.1, 3.5) 3.0 (1.4, 3.5)*
 Yes 76.60 REF REF REF REF
Ideal number of children 4.9 (mean) 0.8 (0.6, 1.0)* 0.9 (0.8, 1.0)* 0.7 (0.6, 0.9)* 0.9 (0.8, 1.0)*
Husband’s desire for more children N/A  
 Both wants same 43.7 REF REF
 Husband wants more 35.9 0.6 (0.3, 1.1) 0.5 (0.3, 0.8)*
 Husband wants fewer 3.6 1.9 (0.6, 6.1) 1.3 (0.5, 3.3)
 Don’t know 16.8 0.6 (0.2, 1.4) 0.6 (0.3, 1.0)*
Sex partners, lifetime
 1 partner 77.8 REF REF REF REF
 2 partners 16.4 2.4 (1.4, 4.2)* 1.4 (1.0, 2.0)* 2.5 (1.3, 4.7)* 1.5 (1.0, 2.4)
 3+ partners 5.7 1.2 (0.4, 3.9) 2.2 (1.3, 3.7)* 1.2 (0.3, 5.1) 2.3 (1.2, 4.3)*
Recent sexual activity
 Active in the last 4 weeks 46.3 8.5 (4.4, 16.2)* 5.9 (4.4, 7.9)* 9.3 (4.3, 20.2)* 9.5 (6.3, 14.3)*
 Not active in last 4 weeks 53.7 REF REF REF REF
  1. Adjusted for the following variables: currently working, religion, respondent’s desire for children. N/A variable not included in model. *p < 0.05