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Table 2 Effect of knowledge of family planning on intention to adopt PPFP

From: Factors influencing the intention of women in rural Ghana to adopt postpartum family planning

Method Intention to adopt PPFP method Univariate Multivariate
O.R. (95% C.I.)† O.R. (95% C.I.)†
Yes No
Oral contraceptive pills Yes 1069 405 1.76 (1.40-2.20) 1.16 (0.70-1.91)
  No 257 171 1.00 1.00
Intrauterine contraceptive device Yes 490 232 0.87 (0.71-1.06) N/A
  No 836 344 1.00
Injectables Yes 1124 413 2.20 (1.73-2.79) 1.37 (0.79-2.41)
  No 202 163 1.00 1.00
Implants Yes 881 319 1.60 (1.30-1.95) 1.64 (1.11-2.42)
  No 445 257 1.00 1.00
Male condom Yes 1184 466 1.97 (1.50-2.59) 1.18 (0.58-2.41)
  No 142 110 1.00 1.00
Female condom Yes 1068 414 1.62 (1.29-2.03) 1.03 (0.60-1.75)
  No 258 162 1.00 1.00
Diaphragm Yes 300 164 0.74 (0.59-0.92) 0.59 (0.38-0.93)
  No 1025 412 1.00 1.00
Foaming tablets Yes 258 137 0.77 (0.61-0.98) 0.84 (0.53-1.32)
  No 1067 258 1.00 1.00
Rhythm (calendar) method Yes 757 356 0.82 (0.67-1.01) N/A
  No 568 220 1.00
Withdrawal method Yes 854 345 1.21 (0.99-1.48) N/A
  No 471 231 1.00
Emergency contraception Yes 630 262 1.09 (0.89-1.32) N/A
  No 695 314 1.00
Exclusive breastfeeding Yes 567 205 1.83 (1.34-2.50) 1.56 (1.12-2.18)
  No 136 90 1.00 1.00