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Table 12 Multivariate-Cox proportional hazard analysis of factors associated with current contraceptive use among married women with at least one child < 2 years in CMW intervention and control areas across Pakistan

From: Engaging with community-based public and private mid-level providers for promoting the use of modern contraceptive methods in rural Pakistan: results from two innovative birth spacing interventions

Variable Current contraceptive use
Prevalence ratio 95 % CI P value
Age in years
 <25 1 - -
 >25 to < = 30 0.98 0.80–1.18 0.812
 >30 to < =35 1.25 1.00–1.54 0.044
 >35 1.36 1.07–1.72 0.012
Education
 Illiterate 1 - -
 Class 1 to 8 1.86 1.59–2.18 <0.001
 Secondary and higher 2.26 1.91–2.66 <0.001
Total children
 0–2 1 - -
 3–4 1.86 1.53–2.25 <0.001
 5+ 1.81 1.45–2.27 <0.001
CMW Intervention
 Control arm 1 - -
 CMW arm 1.00 0.81–1.24 0.952