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Table 4 Factors associated with birth preparedness and complication readiness (N = 140)

From: Male involvement in birth preparedness and complication readiness for emergency obstetric referrals in rural Uganda

Characteristic Crude Odds ratios with confidence interval Adjusted odds ratios with confidence interval
Age (Adolescents versus older women) 1.04 (1.0-1.17) 0.9 (0.7-1.0)
Parity (Primigravida versus multigravida) 1.0 (0.9-1.3) 1.8 (1.0-3.0)
Age of spouse (Above 25 years versus 24 years or young) 1.0 (1.10-1.2) 1.1 (0.9-1.2)
Education level (Secondary level or higher level versus None or primary level) 2.2 (1.3-3.6) 3.8 (1.2-11.0)
Occupation (Formal versus informal or no employment) 1.5 (1.1-2.0) 2.3 (1.1-4.8)
Marital status 1.5 (0.6-4.0) -
Occupation of spouse 1.8 (1.2-2.7) 1.6 (1.1-2.5)
Education level of spouse (Secondary level or higher level versus None or primary level) 2.0 (1.3-3.2) 0.7 (0.3-1.9)
Pregnancy complication (Present versus absent) 4.2 (2.0-8.9) 1.4 (1.1-2.0)
Number of times attended antenatal care (four versus more than four) 0.3 (0.0-2.2) -
Anticipated mode of delivery (caesarean section versus vaginal delivery) 2.2 (1.6-3.0) 1.6 (1.0-2.4)