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Table 5 Factors associated with EC utilization among secondary school students in Wolkite town, southern Ethiopia, 2019

From: Emergency contraceptive knowledge, utilization and associated factors among secondary school students in Wolkite town, southern Ethiopia, cross sectional study

Variable Use of EC COR (95% CI) AOR (95% CI) P- Value
Yes No
Admission type
 Regular 5 16 1 1 0.431
 Night 10 6 3.813(1.349,4.245) 0.274(0.671–7.281) 0.976
Grade level
 Grade 9th 2 12 1 1 0.021
 Grade 10th 8 4 0.343(0.232, 1.458) 0.73 (0.24–7.521) 0.631
 Grade 11th 4 5 0.451(0.078,2.528) 1.812(0.672–1.278) 0.038*
 Grade 12th 1 1 0.243(0.014, 1.271) 2.83(0.231–1.549) 0.026*
Marital status
 Single 3 17 1 1 0.910
 Married 12 4 0.254(0.011, 0.512) 1.24(0.340–3.091) 0.834
Have a boy friend
 Yes 14 9 1.321(1.065, 1.721) 5.723(1.007–1.213) 0.015*
 No 1 13 1 1  
  1. CI Confidence interval, COR Crude odds ratio, AOR Adjusted odds ratio
  2. *P < 0.05 = indicates statistically significant association