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Table 3 Odds ratio (OR) and 95% confidence interval (95%CI) for a dependent variable "desire to have more children" (n = 199) - Logistic Regression Bivariate and Multivariate Analysis

From: Impact of antiretroviral therapy on fertility desires among HIV-infected persons in rural Uganda

  Bivariate Analysis Multivariate Analysis
Variable OR (95% CI) P OR (95% CI) P
Being on HAART     
   No 1.00 (reference)   1.00 (reference)  
   Yes 1.86 (0.82-4.21) 0.135 1.08 (0.40-2.90) 0.886
Age in years 0.84 (0.77-0.91) < 0.001 0.89 (0.81-0.97) 0.012
Sex     
   Female 1.00 (reference)   1.00 (reference)  
   Male 1.86 (0.82-4.21) 0.135 3.01 (1.10-8.22) 0.032
Marital status     
   Married 1.00 (reference)    
   Cohabiting 1.07 (0.47-2.45) 0.870   
Occupation     
   Farmer/peasant 1.00 (reference)   1.00 (reference)  
   Businessperson 1.85 (0.61-5.66) 0.276 3.28 (0.82-13.1) 0.092
   Others 1.61 (0.61-4.26) 0.341 2.39 (0.76-7.51) 0.137
Education     
   None 1.00 (reference)    
   Lower primary 0.65 (0.20-2.11) 0.471   
   Upper primary 0.97 (0.12-2.83) 0.952   
   Secondary and above 0.38 (0.07-2.07) 0.266   
Ethnic group     
   Mutooro 1.00 (reference)    
   Mukiga 1.95 (0.74-5.12) < 0.001   
   Other 3.55 (1.26-9.98) 0.016   
Religious affiliation     
   Catholic 1.00 (reference)    
   Protestant 1.38 (0.57-3.33) 0.473   
   Muslim 1.05 (0.12-9.37) 0.964   
   Other 1.10 (0.28-4.33) 0.887   
Dwelling quality     
   Low 1.00 (reference)    
   Medium 0.50 (0.15-1.67) 0.259   
   High 0.30 (0.05-1.84) 0.192   
Pregnant     
   No 1.00 (reference)    
   Yes 2.50 (0.62-10.1) 0.200   
Number of living children 0.50 (0.38-0.68) < 0.001 0.56 (0.39-0.80) 0.002
Number of non-bio children     
   0 1.00 (reference)    
   1 1.05 (0.34-3.23) 0.938   
   2 0.87 (0.31-2.49) 0.798   
   3 0.36 (0.10-1.36) 0.132