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Table 3 Multivariable analysis of factors associated with male attendance of skilled ANC

From: Male partner attendance of skilled antenatal care in peri-urban Gulu district, Northern Uganda

OUTCOME: Male Attendance of skilled ANC
  Attended    
  Freq, N = 331(%)    
Independent Variable   Unadjusted (95%CI) Adjusted (95%CI)
    PRR PRR
Age     
   15 - 24 41(65.0) 63 1 1
   25 - 34 94(63.9) 147 0.98 (1.78 - 1.22) 0.91 (0.75 - 1.11)
   35 - 44 58(65.9) 88 1.01 (0.80 - 1.28) 0.93 (0.75 - 1.17)
   ≥ 45 22(70.9) 31 1.09 (0.81 - 1.45) 0.84 (0.66 - 1.08)
Marital status     
   Never married 63(56.2) 112 1 1
   Married 142(71.0) 200 1.26 (1.04 - 1.52)* 1.11 (0.95 - 1.30)
   Not married 10(58.8) 17 1.04 (0.67 - 1.60) 0.98 (0.75 - 1.30)
Type of marriage    
   Monogamous 182 (66.9) 272 1 1
   Polygamous 33 (60.0) 55 0.89 (0.71 - 1.13) 0.86 (0.74 - 1.00)
Reported distance to nearest health facility   
   ≤ 5 KM 178 (67.7) 263 1 1
   > 5 KM 37 (56.0) 66 0.82 (0.65 - 1.04) 0.83 (0.70 - 0.98)*
Knowledgeable of ANC services   
   ≤ 2 services 57(35.2) 162 1 1
   ≥3 services 158(95.8) 165 2.72 (2.20 - 3.36)*** 2.77 (2.24-3.42)***
Intends spouse to carry another pregnancy   
   No 35 (76.1) 46 1  
   Yes 177 (63.7) 276 0.83 (0.69 - 1.00) 0.83 (0.71-0.97)*
Health information mainly obtained from health facility worker  
   No 115(54.0) 189 1  
   Yes 98(46.0) 138 1.16 (0.99 - 1.36) 1.14 (1.01 - 1.29)*
Last delivery of spouse was at health facility   
   No 28 (48.3) 58 1  
   Yes 187 (69.0) 271 1.42 (1.08 - 1.88)* 1.31 (1.04-1.64)*
  1. log likelihood = - 270.43
  2. *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01 ***p < 0.001