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Table 4 Unadjusted and adjusted odds ratios of wanting a circumcision and condom use at last risky sex (n = 1686)

From: Association between wanting circumcision and risky sexual behaviour in Zimbabwe: evidence from the 2010–11 Zimbabwe demographic and health survey

Variable Unadjusted ORs Adjusted ORs
Wanting a circumcision 0.67** [0.52-0.87] 0.76* [0.57-0.99]
Age   
15-24 1.00 1.00
25-34 0.62*** [0.46-0.83] 0.67* [0.47-0.98]
35-44 0.71 [0.47-1.08] 0.74 [0.42-1.29]
45-54 0.75 [0.39-1.43] 0.59 [0.27-1.28]
Level of education   
None 1.00 1.00
Primary 0.75 [0.17-3.32] 1.28 [0.19-8.51]
Secondary+ 0.33 [0.07-1.50] 0.70 [0.09-4.91]
Religion   
Traditional/Other 1.00 1.00
Christian 1.57 [0.77-3.20] 1.46 [0.67-3.19]
Muslim+ 1.00 1.00
None 1.75 [0.83-3.67] 1.38 [0.63-3.03]
Residence   
Urban 1.00 1.00
Rural 1.61*** [1.23-2.11] 0.85 [0.48-1.51]
Province   
Manicaland 1.00 1.00
Mashonaland 1.31 [0.80-2.17] 1.25 [0.71-2.19]
Matabeleland/Midlands 2.05** [1.24-3.39] 1.86* [1.04-3.32]
Harare 0.86 [0.49-1.47] 1.01 [0.46-2.23]
Bulawayo 0.99 [0.54-1.84] 1.06 [0.43-2.57]
Marital status   
Never married 1.00 1.00
Married/Living together 0.78 [0.57-1.07] 1.01 [0.65-1.54]
Formerly married 0.79 [0.53-1.17] 0.88 [0.52-1.48]
Wealth tercile   
Lowest 1.00 1.00
Middle 0.69* [0.51-0.93] 0.86 [0.61-1.23]
Highest 0.42*** [0.31-0.57] 0.61* [0.38-0.98]
  1. Exponential coefficients; 95percent confidence intervals in brackets.
  2. *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01, ***p < 0.001.
  3. +Based on few weighted cases.
  4. “Secondary+” includes those with a secondary education and above.
  5. “Mashonaland Province” includes Mashonaland East, Mashonaland West, Mashonaland Central and Masvingo.
  6. “Matabeleland/Midlands” includes Matabeleland North, Matabeleland South and Midlands.