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Table 2 Bivariate and multivariate logistic regression analysis of the likelihood to be informed of at least one danger sign.

From: Quality of antenatal care in rural Tanzania: counselling on pregnancy danger signs

Characteristic Counselled on danger sign Bivariate analysis Multivariate analysis
  Yes No OR 95% CI OR 95% CI
Age       
≤19 40 21 1.4 0.77-2.7   
20-29 130 102 0.96 0.63-1.5   
≥30 81 61 1    
Marital status       
Single 45 24 1.5 0.85-2.5   
Married/cohabiting 206 160 1    
Educational level       
No formal education 101 59 1.4 0.96-2.1   
Primary education or above 150 125 1    
Occupation       
Peasant 203 132 1.7 1.1-2.6 1.5 0.96-2.5
Other 48 52 1   1  
Gravidity       
Primigravida 56 33 1.3 0.81-2.1   
Multigravida 195 151 1    
Number of antenatal visits       
First visit 96 51 1.6 1.1-2.4 1.5 0.94-2.5
Revisit 155 133 1   1  
Gestational age (weeks)       
≤27 141 83 1.6 1.1-2.3 1.4 0.86-2.1
≥28 110 101 1   1  
Indication for referral       
Yes 101 59 1.4 0.96-2.1   
No 150 125 1    
Cadre of provider       
Nurse auxiliary 82 36 3.4 1.9-5.9 3.7 2.1-6.5
MCHA 51 36 2.1 1.2-3.8 2.3 1.3-4.3
Public health nurse 77 51 2.2 1.3-3.8 2.5 1.4-4.2
Registered/enrolled nurse 41 61 1   1  
  1. Odds ratio (OR) and 95% confidence intervals (CI) (n = 435)