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Table 5 Bivariate model of factors associated with modern contraceptive utilization of respondents by category; Soddo Zuria Woreda, South Ethiopia, March 2014

From: Differentials of modern contraceptive methods use by food security status among married women of reproductive age in Wolaita Zone, South Ethiopia

Characteristics Current users Non-users COR [95 % CI]
  n(%) n(%)  
Household food security (n = 632) 244 388  
 Food secure 131(53.7) 121(31.2) 2.56 (1.84, 3.56)
 Food insecure 113(46.3) 267(68.8) 1.00
ANC follow up(n = 608) 242 366  
 Yes 199(82.2) 186(50.8) 4.48(3.04, 6.60)
 No 43(17.8) 180(49.2) 1.00
Place of delivery(n = 604) 241 363  
 Home 115(47.7) 332(91.5) 0.085(0.05, 0.13)
 Institutional 126(52.3) 31(8.5) 1.00
Knowledge of MCM(n = 632) 244 388  
 Yes 231(94.7) 349(89.9) 2.10(1.01, 4.36)
 No 13(5.3) 39(10.1) 1.00
Exposure to mass media(n = 628) 250 386  
 Yes 229(95.4) 326(84.0) 3.959(2.04, 7.68)
 No 11(4.6) 62 (16.0) 1.00
Attitude of MCM(n = 628) 240 388  
 Favorable 238(99.2) 361(93.0) 8.9(2.10, 37.78)
 Unfavorable 2(0.8) 27(7.0) 1.00
History of Child death (n = 610) 241 369  
 Yes 29(12.0) 59(16.0) 0.72(0.45, 1.16)
 No 212(88.0) 310(84.0) 1.00
Discussion with their husband on MCM(n = 631) 243 388  
 Yes 181(74.5) 174(44.8) 3.59(2.53, 5.10)
 No 62(25.5) 214(55.2) 1.00
Total Number of birth(n = 606) 241 365  
 3 and below 114(47.3) 227(62.2) 1.00
 3 to five 87(36.1) 90(24.7) 1.659(1.031, 2.671)
 above five 40(16.6) 48(13.2) 0.862(0.516, 1.44)