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Table 2 Multivariate logistic regression for the association of social determinants with the mode of delivery

From: Social determinants of delivery mode in Jiangsu, China

VariablesOdds Ratio(95%CI)P value
Maternal age at delivery (ref = 34 or below)1.050(0.714–1.545)0.803
Type of residence (ref = Rural)1.099(0.794–1.520)0.568
Region (ref = South Jiangsu)
 Middle Jiangsu1.485(1.078–2.047)0.016
 North Jiangsu0.957(0.721–1.270)0.758
Household income per capital (ref = Income level 1)
 Income level 21.051(0.771–1.433)0.755
 Income level 31.353(0.952–1.923)0.092
 Income level 41.658(1.011–2.720)0.045
Mother’s education (ref = No formal education)
 Primary1.080(0.481–2.427)0.852
 Secondary1.317(0.624–2.780)0.469
 College and above1.155(0.517–2.579)0.725
Health insurance (ref = None)
 UEBMI0.956(0.553–1.652)0.872
 URBMI0.858(0.466–1.581)0.624
 NCMS0.980(0.563–1.706)0.944
 URCMI0.632(0.338–1.183)0.152
 CMI0.872(0.178–4.280)0.866
Children ever born (ref = 0)1.082(0.816–1.434)0.586
Number of Prenatal care (ref = 5 or below)1.413(1.034–1.933)0.030
Delivery institution (ref = Primary institution)1.048(0.804–1.367)0.727
  1. UEBMI Urban Employee Basic Medical Insurance, URBMI Urban Resident Basic Medical Insurance, URCMI Urban and Rural Residents Cooperative Medical Insurance, NCMS New Cooperative Medical Scheme, CMI Commercial Medical Insurance