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Table 5 Likelihood estimates of total unmet need 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 (reference) 1   1  
 25–34 1.119 (0.927–1.350) 0.243 0.800 (0.626–1.023) 0.074
 35+ 1.309 (1.076–1.593) 0.007 0.586 (0.423–0.811) 0.001
Age at first cohabitation
 < 18 (reference) 1    
 ≥ 18 0.866 (0.734–1.023) 0.090   
Number of unions
 Once (reference) 1    
 More than once 1.313 (1.006–1.714) 0.045   
Number of living children
 0–1 (reference) 1   1  
 2–3 1.497 (1.1901.833) 0.001 1.311 (0.986–1.743) 0.062
 4–5 1.953 (1.540–2.477) 0.000 1.850 (1.322–2.590) 0.000
 6+ 2.705 (2.096–3.491) 0.000 2.390 (1.616–3.534) 0.000
Woman’ education
 No education (reference) 1   1  
 Primary 0.609 (0.520–0.713) 0.000 0.741 (0.618–0.888) 0.001
 Secondary+ 0.218 (0.171–0.277) 0.000 0.555 (0.399–0.771) 0.000
Husband/partner’s education
 No education (reference) 1    
 Primary 0.675 (0.574–0.795) 0.000   
 Secondary+ 0.296 (0.234–0.375) 0.000   
 Don’t know 0.217 (0.140–0.335) 0.000   
Husband’s desire for children
 Both same (reference) 1   1  
 Husband wants more 2.049 (1.606–2.614) 0.000 1.824 (1.411–2.358) 0.000
 Husband wants fewer 1.147 (0.926–1.422) 0.210 1.107 (0.884–1.388) 0.375
 Don’t know 3.256 (2.651–4.000) 0.000 2.700 (2.176–3.350) 0.000
Number of dead sons
 0 (reference) 1   1  
 1+ 1.670 (1.389–2.006) 0.000 1.285 (1.038–1.591) 0.021
Wealth index
 Poor (reference) 1   1  
 Middle 0.670 (0.541–0.831) 0.000 0.670 (0.530–0.846) 0.001
 Rich 0.423 (0.359–0.499) 0.000 0.664 (0.541–0.817) 0.000
Place of residence
 Urban (reference) 1   1  
 Rural 0.352 (0.295–0.421) 0.000 1.373 (1.018–1.852) 0.038
Region
 Bujumbura (reference) 1   1  
 North 1.840 (1.418–2.388) 0.000 0.611 (0.412–0.904) 0.014
 Centre-East 3.080 (2.379–3.989) 0.000 0.930 (0.629–1.375) 0.715
 West 4.619 (3.465–6.159) 0.000 1.406 (0.933–2.119) 0.104
 South 3.578 (2.713–4.719) 0.000 1.161 (0.783–1.720) 0.457
Visited a health facility last 12 months
 No (reference) 1   1  
 Yes 0.757 (0.625–0.917)   0.765 (0.608–0.961) 0.022
Heard FP in newspapers/magazine
 No (reference) 1    
 Yes 0.301 (0.196–0.463) 0.000   
Heard FP on TV
 No (reference) 1    
 Yes 0.210 (0.151–0.290) 0.000 0.562 (0.375–0.843) 0.005