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Table 6 Associated factors for FP method use (N = 2394)

From: Shadow of domestic violence and extramarital sex cohesive with spousal communication among males in Nepal

Characteristic Crude odds ratios with 95% confidence interval Adjusted odds ratios with 95% confidence interval
Age above 25 years 1.65 (1.33-2.04)* .74 (.54-1.02)
Age 24 years & below -Ref   
Income 5001 NPR or above .85 (.71-1.00) 1.30 (1.04-1.62)**
5000 NPR or less/month- Ref   
Education secondary or higher .35 (.27-.44)* .41 (.31-.55)*
Uneducated or Primary level- Ref   
Hindu religion .15 (.09-.24)* .09 (.05-.18)*
Non-Hindu - Ref   
≥ 3 Children 2.48 (1.93-3.19)* 2.05 (1.56-2.71)*
≤ 2 Children - Ref   
Desire more children .78 (.62-.99)** .72 (.55-.95)**
No more desire - Ref   
Men attempt domestic violence 1.87 (1.56-2.24)* 1.29 (1.04-1.61)**
Not attempt - Ref   
Associated factors for male decision making to contraceptive use (N = 2394)
Age above 25 years 1.63 (1.30-2.05)* 1.57 (1.15-2.14)**
Age 24 years & below -Ref   
Income 5001 NPR or above 1.09 (.92-1.30) .67 (.54-.82)*
5000 NPR or less/month- Ref   
Education secondary or higher 4.54 (3.53-5.84)* 4.11 (3.12 - 5.42)*
Uneducated or Primary level- Ref   
Hindu religion 2.32 (1.70-3.16)* 1.43 (.95-2.16)
Non-Hindu - Ref   
Non-Indigenous ethnicity 2.40 (1.85 -3.10)* 1.49 (1.06-2.10)**
Indigenous ethnicity - Ref   
≥ 3 Children .67 (.54-.82)* .70 (.55-.88)**
≤ 2 Children - Ref   
Desire more children .64 (.50-.82)* .66 (.50-.87)**
No more desire - Ref   
Men attempt domestic violence .62 (.52-.73)* .83 (.68-1.02)
Not attempt - Ref   
  1. *P < 0.001, **P < 0.05.