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Table 4 The association of background characteristics of married women with current family planning use in Butajira district, 2009 (N = 5746)

From: Determinants of low family planning use and high unmet need in Butajira District, South Central Ethiopia

Background characteristics # of married women using FPM # of married women not using FPM Crude OR (95%CI) Adjusted OR (95%CI)
Ecology Highland 356 1800 1.00 1.00
  Lowland 415 1710 1.23 (1.05, 1.43)* 1.14 (0.96, 1.35)
  Urban 685 777 4.46 (3.82, 5.20)* 2.30 (1.66, 3.18)*
Educational status Never 800 108 1.00 1.00
  Primary 481 829 2.43 (2.12, 2.78)* 1.32 (1.12, 1.56)*
  Secondary plus 175 3350 6.79 (5.27, 8.73)* 1.99 (1.38, 2.88)*
Food shortage Yes 387 1563 1.00 1.00
  No 1069 2724 1.58 (1.39, 1.81)* 0.89 (0.76, 1.04)
Dead child Yes 429 1899 1.00 1.00
  No 966 2117 2.02 (1.77, 2.30)* 1.30 (1.13, 1.50)*
Partner's education Never 336 1881 1.00 1.00
  Primary 825 2126 2.17 (1.89, 2.50)* 1.32 (1.13, 1.55)*
  Secondary plus 295 280 5.90 (4.83, 7.21)* 1.50 (1.12, 2.01)*
Migration Non-migrant 823 2756 1.00 1.00
  In-migrant 633 1531 1.38 (1.23, 1.56)* 1.01 (0.87, 1.16)
Livelihood Farming 794 3499 1.00 1.00
  Trade/service 339 466 3.21 (2.73, 3.76)* 1.13 (0.82, 1.56)
  Civil servant 159 113 6.20 (4.81, 7.99)* 1.25 (0.79, 1.98)
  Other 164 209 3.46 (2.78, 4.30)* 1.15 (0.80, 1.67)
Discussion Yes 1283 2537 5.23 (4.40, 6.22)* 2.21 (1.80, 2.70)*
  No 167 1728 1.00 1.00
Husband support yes 1288 2610 4.92 (4.14, 5.85)* 2.59 (2.11, 3.17)*
  No 168 1676 1.0 1.00
  1. *9 5% confidence interval