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Table 2 Associations with type of abortion

From: Characteristics and contraceptive outcomes of women seeking medical or surgical abortion in reproductive health clinics in Cambodia

  Surgical Medical Crude OR LRT p value Adjusted ORa LRT p value
N = 293 N = 207     
Age group
 Age > 25 213 (62%) 130 (38%) 1.00    
 Age < 25 80 (51%) 77 (49%) 1.58 (1.08–2.31) 0.019   
Residence
 Rural 216 (67%) 105 (33%) 1.00    
 Urban 77 (43%) 102 (57%) 2.73 (1.87–3.97) < 0.001 2.18 (1.46–3.25) < 0.001
Socio-economic status
 No access to motorised transport 45 (69%) 20 (31%) 1.00    
 Access to motorised transport 248 (57%) 187 (43%) 1.70 (0.97–2.97) 0.058   
Level of Education
 None or primary 130 (66%) 66 (34%) 1.00    
 Some secondary or above 163 (54%) 141 (46%) 1.70 (1.17–2.47) 0.005 1.45 (0.97–2.17) 0.068
Marital status
 Never married or living together 18 (62%) 11 (38%) 1.00    
 Married/living together 271 (58%) 193 (42%) 1.17 (0.54–2.52) 0.924   
 Divorced/separated 4 (57%) 3 (43%) 1.23 (0.23–6.55)   
# living children
 1 or more 223 (63%) 130 (37%) 1.00    
 0 70 (48%) 77 (52%) 1.89 (1.28–2.78) 0.001   
# previous abortions
 0 171 (57%) 128 (43%) 1.00    
 1 or more 122 (61%) 79 (39%) 0.87 (0.60–1.25) 0.435   
Previous contraception use
 Yes 180 (60%) 119 (40%) 1.00    
 No 113 (56%) 88 (44%) 1.18 (0.82–1.69) 0.376   
Occupation
 Housewife 67 (66%) 35 (34%) 1.00    
 Factory worker 35 (46%) 41 (54%) 2.24 (1.22–4.12) < 0.001   
 Entertainment worker 15 (56%) 12 (44%) 1.53 (0.65–3.63)   
 Farmer 29 (91%) 3 (9%) 0.20 (0.06–0.70)   
 Employed 57 (58%) 42 (42%) 1.41 (0.80–2.50)   
 Self-employed/own business 78 (58%) 56 (42%) 1.37 (0.81–2.34)   
 Casual work/casual labour 2 (67%) 1 (33%) 0.96 (0.08–10.93)   
 Student 5 (29%) 12 (71%) 4.59 (1.50–14.09)   
 Unemployed 4 (44%) 5 (56%) 2.39 (0.60–9.48)   
 Other 1 (100%) 0 (0%) 1.00 (.-.)    
Contraception decision-making
 Mainly woman 71 (74%) 25 (26%) 1.00    
 Mainly husband/partner 47 (60%) 31 (40%) 1.87 (0.98–3.56) 0.001   
 Joint decision 154 (53%) 136 (47%) 2.51 (1.50–4.18)   
Phone sharing
 Shares 142 (59%) 99 (41%) 1.00    
 Never shares 151 (58%) 108 (42%) 1.03 (0.72–1.46) 0.888   
Disclosure of abortion to others
 Yes 122 (60%) 82 (40%) 1.00    
 No 20 (54%) 17 (46%) 1.26 (0.63–2.56) 0.515   
PAFP intentions
 Yes 135 (72%) 52 (28%) 1.00    
 No 22 (52%) 20 (48%) 2.36 (1.19–4.68) < 0.001 2.08 (1.02–4.23) 0.001
 Undecided 136 (50%) 135 (50%) 2.58 (1.73–3.84)   2.18 (1.44–3.31)
Fertility plans
 No more/none 105 (76%) 34 (24%) 1.00    
 Have a/another child 162 (53%) 146 (47%) 2.78 (1.78–4.35) < 0.001 2.07 (1.29–3.32) 0.007
 Undecided 26 (49%) 27 (51%) 3.21 (1.65–6.22)   2.08 (1.03–4.18)
Phone credit
 Sometimes 123 (64%) 70 (36%) 1.00    
 Usually 67 (52%) 61 (48%) 1.60 (1.02–2.52) 0.120   
 Always 103 (58%) 76 (42%) 1.30 (0.85–1.97)   
  1. aAdjusted for factors included in the final model