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Table 5 Bivariate and multivariate logistic regression analysis with its predictor variables in Arbaminch town, Southern Ethiopia, 2019(n = 408)

From: Prevalence of postpartum family planning utilization and associated factors among postpartum mothers in Arba Minch town, South Ethiopia

Variable Family planning utilization Crud odds ratio COR (95%CI) Adjusted odds ratio AOR(95%CI)
Yes No
Residence
 Urban 159 189 1. 1
 Rural 22 38 1.45 (0.82–2.55) 0.84 (0.45–1.58)
Marital status
 Marred 161 184 3.35 (1.33–8.44)* 2.86 (1.94–8.73)*
 Divorced 6 9 1.31 (0.45–3.76) 1.23 (0.41–3.69)
 Widowed 8 11 1.20 (0.47–3.06) 1.15 (0.42–3.12)
 Single 6 23 1 1
Educational status of mothers
 No formal education 14 25 1 1
 Primary 39 65 0.93 (0.43–2.55) 0.98 (0.43–2.22)
 Secondary 71 77 0.58 (0.29–1.26) 0.67 (0.30–1.53)
 College and above 57 60 1.58 (1.27–3.24)* 1.66 (1.28–3.55)*
Educational status of Husband
 No formal education 9 21 2.22 (1.97–5.04)* 1.58 (0.60–4.11)
 Primary 26 32 1.17 (0.65–2.08) 0.87 (0.44–1.73)
 Secondary 29 47 1.54 (0.90–2.61) 1.41 (0.80–2.49)
 College and above 116 187 1 1
Type of pregnancy
 Planned 162 187 1.82 (1.01–3.27)* 1.17 (1.60–2.28)*
 Un planned 19 40 1 1
History of ANC
 Yes 166 199 1.55 (1.80–3.01)* 1.89 (2.42–7.90)**
 No 15 28 1 1
Income
  < 107USD    1.05 (0.70–1.56) 0.84 (0.53–1.32)
  ≥ 107USD    1 `1
  1. * indicates p <0.05
  2. ** indicates P ≤0.01