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Table 3 Correlation between socio-demographic factors with traumatic birth experience among primiparous women (n = 800)

From: Predictors of traumatic birth experience among a group of Iranian primipara women: a cross sectional study

Variablesn/N (%)OR (95% CI)PVariablesn/N (%)OR (95% CI)P
Age (Years)Job
18 to 25 (Ref)200/533 (37.5)1 Employed (Ref)6/13 (46.1)1 
26–3060/179 (33.5)0.83 (0.58 to 1.20)0.336House keeper290/787 (36.8)0.68 (0.22 to 2.04)0.493
31 and above36/88 (37.5)1.15 (0.72 to 1.82)0.545 
Husband’s age (Years) Husband’s job
18 to 25 (Ref)75/192 (39.0)1 Employee (Ref)19/65 (29.2)1 
26–30126/352 (35.7)0.87 (0.60 to 1.25)0.451Unemployed17/45 (37.7)1.47 (0.65 to 3.28)0.493
31 and above95/256 (37.1)0.92 (0.62 to 1.35)0.673Manual worker111/294 (37.7)1.46 (0.81 to 2.63)0.349
 Self-employed149/396 (37.6)1.46 (0.82 to 2.58)0.197
Marriage length (Years)Marital satisfaction
5 and below (Ref)274/723 (37.9)1 Yes (Ref)276/766 (36.0)1 
6 and above22/77 (28.5)0.65 (0.39 to 1.09)0.109No20/34 (58.8)2.53 (1.26 to 5.10)0.009
Education levelSource of support
Illiterate or elementary30/87 (34.4)1.00 (0.57 to 1.74)0.992Husband (Ref)152/470 (32.3)1 
Secondary or high school98/268 (36.5)1.09 (0.72 to 1.66)0.657Mother or father81/176 (46.0)1.78 (1.25 to 2.54)0.001
Diploma115/291 (39.5)1.24 (0.82 to 1.87)0.291Sister or brother51/116 (43.9)1.64 (1.08 to 2.48)0.019
Academic (Ref)53/154 (34.4)1 Friend8/24 (33.3)1.04 (0.43 to 2.50)0.919
 Nobody4/14 (28.5)0.83 (0.25 to 2.71)0.766
Husband’s educationEconomic status
Illiterate or elementary38/93 (40.8)1.46 (0.85 to 2.51)0.161High (Ref)22/87 (25.2)1 
Secondary or high school108/263 (41.0)1.48 (0.97 to 2.25)0.068Moderate197/542 (36.3)1.68 (1.00 to 2.82)0.046
Diploma102/294 (34.6)1.12 (0.74 to 1.71)0.570Low77/171 (45.0)2.42 (1.36 to 4.27)0.002
Academic (Ref)48/150 (32.0)1
Insurance
Yes (Ref)153/470 (32.5)1
No143/330 (43.3)1.58 (1.18 to 2.11)0.002