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Table 2 Adjusted Odds Ratio predicting women’s use of family planning based on background characteristics

From: Beyond knowledge acquisition: factors influencing family planning utilization among women in conservative communities in Rural Burundi

Characteristic aOR (95%CI) P-value
Age of Mother
 18–24 4.26 (1.88–9.45) 0.070
 25–29 5.04 (2.09–10.27) 0.038*
 30–34 3.17 (2.68–7.75) 0.142
 35–39 2.15 (1.42–9.83) 0.354
 40–44 2.03 (1.37–10.83) 0.412
 45+  Ref Ref
Educational level of Women 1.31 (1.11–1.49) 0.183
No formal education 1.21 (0.89–5.53) 0.621
Uncompleted Primary education 1.32 (1.13–2.31) 0.319
Completed primary education 2.91 (0.72–4.12) 0.213
Uncompleted secondary education 3.11 (1.31–5.40) 0.081
Completed Secondary School 1.94 (0.86–5.28) 0.003*
University education Ref Ref
Parity
 ≤ 4 1.72 (1.35–2.01) 0.002*
 5–7 1.03 (0.76–3.82) 0.172
 ≥ 8 Ref Ref
Birth interval between the last two children
 < 24 months 2.84 (1.92–3.41)  < 0.001*
 ≥ 24 months Ref Ref
  1. *Statistically significant associations at 95% CI (two tailed) from logistic regression