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Table 4 Factors associated with unintended pregnancy in Ethiopia, EDHS 2016 (weighted),(n = 1135)

From: Factors associated with unintended pregnancy in Ethiopia; further analysis of the 2016 Ethiopian demographic health survey data

Variable COR(95%CI) AOR (95% CI)
Marital status
 Single 1 1
 Married or living in union 0.12 (0.44–0.32) 0.034 (0.01–0.14)
Educational status
 No education 1 1
 Primary 0.93 (0.62–1.41) 1.3 (0.74–2.06)
 Secondary or higher 0.53 (0.26–1.06) 1.69 (0.62–4.67)
Resident
 Urban 1 1
 Rural 2.18 (1.18–4.01) 1.59 (0.59–3.67)
Region
 Major region 1 1
 City administrations 0.47 (0.24–0.95) 1.00 (0.37–2.67)
 Developing region 0.12 (0.07–0.03) 0.14 (0.07–0.27)
Perceived distance to seek medical care
 Big problem 1 1
 Not a big problem 0.53 (0.34–0.83) 0.59 (0.36–0.99)
Religion
 Orthodox 1 1
 Muslim 0.20 (0.73–1.99) 1.23 (0.74–2.06)
 Othera 1.11 (0.67–1.84) 1.05 (0.60–1.84)
Parity
 Nulliparous 1 1
 Primiparous 1.91 (0.80–4.53) 2.37 (0.91–6.14)
 Multiparous 2.44 (1.20–4.94) 3.77 (1.71–8.33)
 Grand multiparous 3.59 (1.76–7.35) 6.72 (2.74–16.49)
History of Abortion
 No 1 1
 Yes 1.12 (0.61–2.07) 1.03 (0.53–2.01)
Ever contraceptive used
 No 1 1
 Yes 1.58 (0.96–2.60) 1.86 (1.06–3.26)
  1. aother includes catholic, protestant, traditional and other none specified