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Table 5 Result of logistic regression showing utilization of institutional delivery by selected background characteristics and husbands knowledge of pregnancy complication

From: What he knows about her and how it affects her? Husband’s knowledge of pregnancy complications and maternal health care utilization among tribal population in Maharashtra, India

Background characteristics Model 1 Model 2 Model 3
AOR 95 %CI AOR 95 %CI AOR 95 %CI
Current age
 19–24®          
 25–29 1.340 0.765 2.348     0.713 0.375 1.356
 >  29 1.448 0.776 2.699     0.944 0.543 1.643
Education
 Illiterate®          
 Primary 2.296** 1.149 4.589     0.330 0.134 0.809
 Secondary 3.865*** 2.129 7.015     0.766 0.304 1.932
 Graduation and above 5.758*** 2.590 12.800     1.085 0.496 2.373
Current Occupation
 Agriculture®          
 Agriculture labours 1.418 0.807 2.492     0.395* 0.144 1.079
 Govt./Private employees 1.382 0.665 2.875     0.794 0.270 2.331
 Others 2.386* 0.914 6.226     0.601 0.189 1.909
Type of family
 Nuclear family®          
 Joint family 0.781 0.494 1.235     1.152 0.717 1.853
Type of tribes
 Gond®          
 Madiya 0.745 0.462 1.202     1.178 0.717 1.937
Type of marriage
 Arrange marriage®          
 Love marriage 0.986 0.566 1.716     1.113 0.624 1.983
Wealth Index
 Rich®          
 Middle 0.323*** 0.186 0.562     1.787** 0.993 3.216
 Poor 0.522** 0.298 0.913     0.614* 0.348 1.083
knowledge of complications during pregnancy
 No knowledge®          
 Partial knowledge     1.486 0.631 3.504 1.353 .518 3.533
 Complete knowledge     1.519 0.573 4.028 1.290 .436 3.821
knowledge of complications during delivery
 No knowledge®          
 Partial knowledge     0.736 0.295 1.836 0.566 0.204 1.567
 Complete knowledge     1.846 0.686 4.966 1.707 0.576 5.060
knowledge of complications after delivery
 No knowledge®          
 Partial knowledge     1.658* 0.962 2.858 1.672*** .913 3.064
 Complete knowledge     3.665*** 1.835 7.321 2.639 1.194 5.830
  1. Note: ® is the reference category, level of significance * p-value of < 0.05, **p-value of < 0.01, ***p-value of < 0.001