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Table 3 Association between socio-demographic features of respondents and desire for health-provider collaboration with own clergy

From: Reshaping maternal services in Nigeria: any need for spiritual care?

Variable Desires collaboration with clergy Adjusted   
  Yes No/Not sure Odd ratio 95% CI P value
Age (years)      
15-24 35(68.6) 16(31.4) 1.44 0.78-2.78 0.25
25-34 170(59.9) 114(40.1) 1.00   
≥35 42(67.7) 20(32.3) 1.39 0.78-2.52 0.24
Occupation      
Unskilled 84(56.0) 66(44.0) 1.61 1.02-2.57 0.04
Semi-skilled 58(63.7) 33(36.3) 1.17 0.68-2.02 0.57
Skilled 105(67.3) 51(32.7) 1.00   
Marital status      
Single 17(60.7) 11(39.3) 1.08 0.49-2.34 0.87
Married 229(62.2) 139(37.8) 1.00   
Widowed 1(100) 0(0) 0.55 0.02-13.56 0.71
Religion      
Christianity 124(59.9) 83(40.1) 1.00   
Islam 123(64.7) 67(35.3) 0.81 0.54-1.22 0.32
Tribe      
Yoruba 207(62.7) 123(37.3) 1.00   
Igbo 33(62.3) 20(37.7) 1.03 0.56-1.86 0.95
Hausa 7(50.0) 7(50.0) 1.68 0.57-4.91 0.34
Educational level      
None 10(58.8) 7(41.2) 1.32 0.48-3.42 0.61
Primary 28(66.7) 14(33.3) 0.94 0.46-1.85 0.82
Secondary 50(53.8) 43(46.2) 1.59 0.98-2.58 0.06
Tertiary 159(64.9) 86(35.1) 1.00   
Husband educational status      
None 5(62.5) 3(37.5) 1.07 0.24-4.32 0.98
Primary 12(63.2) 7(36.8) 1.01 0.38-2.57 0.98
Secondary 27(57.5) 20(42.5) 1.26 0.67-2.33 0.48
Tertiary 203(62.8) 120(37.2) 1.00   
Monthly income      
< $100 86(65.6) 45(34.4) 1.00   
$100-500 65(62.5) 39(37.5) 1.15 0.67-1.96 0.62
$501-1000 55(67.1) 27(32.9) 0.94 0.52-1.68 0.83
> $1000 41(51.3) 39(48.7) 1.81 1.03-3.21 0.04