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Table 3 Multivariate association between modern contraceptive use and various background characteristics, EDHS 2016, Ethiopia (weighted)

From: Determinants of modern contraceptive use among sexually active men in Ethiopia; using EDHS 2016 national survey

CharacteristicsModel IModel IIModel IIIModel IV
Age respondentsaOR%CIaOR%CIaOR%CIaOR%CI
15–240b 0b 0b 0b 
 Rural0b 0b     
Marital status
 Ever married but not together1.20.8––––1.4
 Married and living with partner0.10.06––––0.06
 Never union0b 0b 0b 0b 
Education level
 No education0b 0b 0b 0b 
Partners working status
Total children ever born
 3 and above  0.30.1–––0.8
 1–2 children  0.90.6–––1.8
 No child  0b 0b 0b 
Wealth index
 Rich    1.20.8––1.7
 Medium    0.60.4––1.2
Discussed FP with health worker
 Yes      0.70.6–0.8
 No      0b 
Access to media
Frequency of reading newspaper /magazine
 At least once a week      1.41.1–1.7
 Less than once a week      1.51.2–1.8
 Not at all      0b 
Frequency of listening Radio
 At least once a week      1.51.2–1.9
 Less than once a week      1.30.9–1.6
 Not at all      0b 
Frequency of watching TV
 At least once a week      1.91.5–2.4
 Less than once a week      1.51.1–1.9
 Not at all      0b 
  1. *aOR adjusted odds ratio, CI confidence interval, 0b reference category, TV television