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Table 4 Adjusted Odds ratios (aOR) for the predictors of the preferred place of delivery

From: Women’s determinant factors for preferred place of delivery in Dodoma region Tanzania: a cross sectional study

Effect aOR 95% CI P-Value
Mother Education Level    0.8813
 No formal education 0.914 [0.375, 2.225] 0.8431
 Primary education 0.843 [0.378, 1.881] 0.6769
 Secondary or higher Reference   
Estimated distance to the nearby health facility    0.4666
Within 5 km 0.796 [0.431, 1.470]  
Above 5 km Reference   
Number of children    0.0078
 1–2 2.437 [1.367, 4.346] 0.0025
 3–4 1.554 [1.031, 2.342] 0.0350
 5+ Reference   
Occupation    0.2921
 Employed 1.346 [0.775, 2.337]  
 Peasant Reference   
Incur transport cost    <0.0001
 Yes 0.270 [0.157, 0.464]  
 No Reference