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Table 5 Mali 2012: 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 = 1485 OR (95% CI) Married women N = 1093 OR (95% CI)
Percent or mean LAPM STM LAPM STM
Age 20.0 (mean) 1.1 (1.0, 1.3) 1.1 (1.0, 1.2) 1.3 (1.1, 1.5)* 1.1 (1, 1.3)
Educational attainment
 No education 59.6 REF REF REF REF
 Primary 11.0 1.7 (0.7, 4.1) 0.7 (0.3, 1.5) 1.1 (0.2, 5.2) 1.2 (0.5, 2.7)
 Secondary 29.4 2.5 (1.2, 5.4)* 2.6 (1.4, 4.6)* 3.4 (1.3, 8.9)* 4.2 (2.2, 8.1)*
Home ownership
 Does not own 61.5 REF REF REF REF
 Owns alone or jointly 38.5 1.0 (0.5, 1.9) 0.5 (0.3, 0.9)* 0.7 (0.4, 1.6) 0.5 (0.3, 0.8)*
Visited health facility in last 12 m
 No 71.9 REF REF REF REF
 Yes 28.1 2 (0.9, 4.3) 1.9 (1.2, 2.8)* 1.7 (0.7, 4.0) 1.6 (1, 2.7)*
Respondent’s desire for more children
 Wants after 2+ years 52.7 3.6 (0.8, 17.2) 2.3 (0.9, 5.9) 4.2 (1.2, 14.6)*
 Wants, unsure timing 39.3 5.5 (1.1, 27.6)* 1.7 (0.6, 4.6) 1.2 (0.3, 5.2)
 Wants no more or can’t have more 8.1 REF REF REF REF
Ideal number of children 5.3 (mean) 0.8 (0.7, 1)* 0.8 (0.7, 0.9)* 0.7 (0.6, 0.9)* 0.8 (0.7, 0.9)*
Husband’s desire for more children N/A  
 Both wants same 17.6 REF REF
 Husband wants more 35.3 0.2 (0.1, 0.5)* 0.3 (0.2, 0.8)*
 Husband wants fewer 3.1 0.4 (0.1, 1.8) 0.5 (0.1, 3)
 Don’t know 44.0 0.2 (0.1, 0.6)* 0.5 (0.3, 1.1)
Lifetime sex partners N/A
 1 partner 80.7 REF REF
 2 partners 12.9 1.5 (0.8, 2.7) 1.9 (1.1, 3.4)*
 3+ partners 6.5 0.8 (0.3, 1.9) 2.4 (1.2, 4.9)*
Recent sexual activity
 Active in the last 4 weeks 61.6 2.3 (1.3, 3.9)* 1.8 (1.2, 2.9)* 2.2 (0.9, 5.7) 1.2 (0.7, 2.2)
 Not active in last 4 weeks 38.4 REF REF REF REF
  1. Adjusted for the following variables: religion, getting medical help: not wanting to go alone, number of other wives. N/A variable not included in model. *p < 0.05