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Table 4 Predictors of attitude towards male involvement among pregnant women and their male partners

From: Exploring factors influencing pregnant Women’s attitudes, perceived subjective norms and perceived behavior control towards male involvement in maternal services utilization: a baseline findings from a community based interventional study from Rukwa, rural Tanzania

Variables AOR 95% CI p-value
Lower Upper
Age at marriage
 Less than 18 1    
 19 to 24 1.568 1.044 2.353 0.03
 25 = + 2.15 1.159 3.989 0.015
Education status
 No formal 1    
 Primary school 1.713 1.137 2.58 0.01
 Secondary school or higher 1.78 0.731 4.336 0.204
Ethnic group
 Fipa 1    
 Mambwe 2.743 1.726 4.359 < 0.001
 Others 0.425 0.235 0.768 0.005
Economic status
 Less than one dollar per day 1    
 At least one dollar per day 1.547 1.026 2.332 0.037
Own mobile phone
 No 1    
 Yes 1.283 0.837 1.965 0.253