Skip to main content

Table 3 Programmatic factors associated with current contraceptive-use by MWRA

From: Association of programmatic factors with low contraceptive prevalence rates in a rural area of Bangladesh

Programmatic factors Crude OR (95% CI) Adjusted OR (95% CI)
Age (in years)   
15-19 0.57 (0.40-0.82)* 0.39 (0.28-0.54)*
20-24 1.34 (1.08-1.66) 0.94 (0.81-1.11)
25-29 1.99 (1.63-2.42)* 1.43 (1.24-1.64)*
30-34 2.57 (2.11-3.14)* 1.72 (1.49-1.98)*
35-39 2.22 (1.81-2.74)* 1.35 (1.16-1.58)*
40+ (RC) 1 1
Women’s education   
No education (RC) 1 1
Primary level 1.65 (1.43-1.89)* 1.22 (1.09-1.38)*
Secondary level 2.50 (2.11-2.96)* 2.02 (1.76-2.33)*
Contact with FWA in the last six months   
No contact (RC) 1 1
Contact 2.57 (1.98-3.34)* 2.54 (2.11-3.05)*
Frequency of contacts by household visits   
No visit (RC) 1 1
1 1.71 (1.20-2.42)* 0.65 (0.42-1.00)
2 + 2.47 (1.72-3.56)* 0.94 (0.60-1.47)
Type of nearest health facility   
Health facility located more than1Km (RC) 1 1
Health facility within 1km 1.41 (1.19-1.69)* 1.42 (1.22-1.64)*
Use of health facility for any services in the last 3 months   
Non-use (RC)) 1 1
Use 1.05 (0.92-1.20) 1.22 (1.07-1.39)*
  1. *p<0. 001; **p<0. 005; CI = Confidence interval; OR = Odds ratio; RC-Reference category.