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Table 3 Likelihood estimates of unmet need for spacing among married women aged 15–49 years in Burundi, 2010 (logistic regression analysis), n = 3016

From: Determinants of unmet need for family planning among married women of reproductive age in Burundi: a cross-sectional study

Variables OR (95% CI) p-value Adjusted OR (95% CI) p-value
Woman’s age
 15–24 2.115 (1.690 –2.647) 0.000 3.048 (2.114–4.393) 0.000
 25–34 2.043 (1.674–2.492) 0.000 2.436 (1.850–3.207) 0.000
 35+ (reference) 1   1  
Number of unions
 Once 0.922 (0.684–1.244)   0.971 (0.690–1.366) 0.866
 More than once (reference) 1   1  
Ideal number of children
 0–3 0.290 (0.225–0.374) 0.000 0.443 (0.330–0.595) 0.000
 4–5 0.531 (0.423–0.667) 0.000 0.696 (0.534–0.907) 0.007
 6+ (reference) 1   1  
Number of living children
 0–1 1.130 (0.845–1.511) 0.408 0.935 (0.606–1.443) 0.762
 2–3 1.550 (1.212–1.982) 0.000 1.107 (0.786–1.560) 0.560
 4–5 1.490 (1.149–1.932) 0.003 1.270 (0.931–1.732) 0.131
 6+ (reference) 1   1  
Woman’s education
 No education 3.848 (2.938–5.038) 0.000 1.511 (1.006–2.270) 0.047
 Primary 2.863 (2.187–3.748) 0.000 1.261 (0.862–1.846) 0.232
 Secondary+ (reference) 1   1  
Religion
 Catholic 1.282 (0.971–1.691) 0.079 1.060 (0.764–1.469) 0.728
 Protestant 1.643 (1.227–2.202) 0.001 1.188 (0.844–1.672) 0.323
 Muslim, others (reference) 1   1  
Husband/partner’s education
 No education 5.187 (3.009–8.941) 0.000 0.792 (0.341–1.836) 0.586
 Primary 4.251 (2.479–7.290) 0.000 0.696 (0.303–1.600) 0.394
 Secondary+ 1.791 (1.010–3.178) 0.046 0.681 (0.283–1.637) 0.391
 Don’t know (reference) 1   1  
Husband’s desire for children
 Both same 0.297 (0.239–0.369) 0.000 0.385 (0.303–0.488) 0.000
 Husband wants more 0.570 (0.423–0.769) 0.000 0.704 (0.509–0.975) 0.035
 Husband wants fewer 0.342 (0.260–0.450) 0.000 0.450 (0.335–0.604) 0.000
 Don’t know (reference) 1   1  
Daughters dead
 0 0.864 (0.698–1.070) 0.182 0.841 (0.653–1.084) 0.182
 1+ (reference) 1   1  
Sons dead
 0 0.863 (0.700–1.063) 0.167 0.845 (0.662–1.080) 0.179
 1+ (reference) 1   1  
Wealth index
 Poor 2.351 (1.963–2.817) 0.000 1.453 (1.148–1.839) 0.002
 Middle 1.662 (1.333–2.071) 0.000 1.070 (0.820–1.396) 0.617
 Rich (reference) 1   1  
Place of residence
 Urban 0.356 (0.291–0.434) 0.000 0.703 (0.501–0.987) 0.042
 Rural (reference) 1   1  
Region
 South 3.393 (2.509–4.588) 0.000 1.139 (0.733–1.770) 0.563
 North 1.613 (1.208–2.154) 0.001 0.585 (0.375–0.913) 0.018
 Centre–East 2.685 (2.020–3.569) 0.000 0.859 (0.552–1.338) 0.502
 West 4.226 (3.091–5.778) 0.000 1.321 (0.837–2.082) 0.231
 Bujumbura (reference) 1   1  
Visited by a FP worker
 No 1.605 (1.100–2.343) 0.014 1.340 (0.879–2.042) 0.174
 Yes (reference) 1   1  
Visited a health facility
 No 1.143 (0.923–1.415) 0.001 1.199 (0.928–1.548) 0.165
 Yes (reference) 1   1  
Heard FP messages on radio
 No 1.737 (1.481–2.037) 0.000 1.228 (1.022–1.477) 0.029
 Yes (reference) 1   1  
Heard FP messages on TV
 No 4.660 (3.207–6.772)   1.635 (1.017–2.629) 0.043
 Yes (reference) 1   1