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Table 2 Paternal Correlates of Male ANC attendancea

From: Male partner antenatal clinic attendance is associated with increased uptake of maternal health services and infant BCG immunization: a national survey in Kenya

  Unweighted N (Weighted %) or Weighted Median (IQR)     
Partner attended ANC (35%)     
Totalc (n = 2141) No (n = 1335) Yes (n = 806) OR (95% CI) p-value AOR (95% CI)b p-value
Median age, years 30 (26–35) 30 (26–37) 30 (27–35) 0·97 (0·96–0·99) < 0·001 0·97 (0·96–0·99) 0·002
Age, categorized
 18–25 years 209 (11) 135 (12) 74 (10) Reference   Reference  
 25–35 years 1090 (54) 607 (45) 483 (62) 1·57 (1·08–2·30) 0·019 1·40 (0·96–2·06) 0·082
  > 35 years 696 (35) 501 (43) 195 (28) 0·76 (0·51–1·14) 0·186 0·84 (0·53–1·34) 0·466
Education
  ≤ Primary 786 (40) 564 (49) 222 (31) Reference   Reference  
 Secondary 873 (43) 535 (40) 338 (45) 1·78 (1·38–2·29) < 0·001 1·42 (1·06–1·90) 0·018
  > Secondary 384 (17) 164 (11) 220 (24) 3·24 (2·38–4·40) < 0·001 1·90 (1·24–2·85) 0·003
Employed 2142 (87) 1162 (85) 713 (88) 1·26 (0·89–1·78) 0·193 1·11 (0·79–1·55) 0·558
Provides financial support 2165 (98) 1297 (97) 794 (99) 2·37 (0·77–7·26) 0·132 2·28 (0·64–8·14) 0·206
Partner tested for HIV 1509 (77) 812 (69) 682 (91) 4.32 (3.12–5.99) < 0.001 3.67 (2.63–5.13) < 0.001
HIV positive 76 (4) 47 (4) 29 (4) 0·98 (0·57–1·70) 0·948 1·20 (0·70–2·07) 0·514
Median relationship duration, years 4 (2–8) 5 (2–10) 3 (1·5–6) 0·92 (0·90–0·95) < 0·001 0·92 (0·89–0·95) < 0·001
Median number of children 3 (2–4) 3 (2–4) 2 (2–3) 0·75 (0·67–0·83) < 0·001 0·76 (0·66–0·88) < 0·001
  1. aAll estimates account for sampling design and clinic-level clustering
  2. bMultivariable model adjusting for maternal age and maternal education
  3. cMarried women without partner attendance data were excluded from the analysis