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Table 4 Factors associated with the use of skilled ANC attendant, Kailahun District, Sierra Leone, 2020

From: Socio-economic determinants of maternal health care utilization in Kailahun District, Sierra Leone, 2020

Variable ANC Crude OR (95% CI)
Yes
n = 430(%)
No
n = 124(%)
Age
 10–19 58(13.5) 18(14.5) 1.00
 20–24 134(31.2) 38(30.7) 1.09(0 .58 2.08)
 25–35 194(45.1) 60(48.4) 1.00(0.55 1.83)
  > 35 44(10.2) 8(6.5) 1.71(0.68 4.28)
Residence
  Rural 289(67.2) 92(74.2) 1.00
  Urban 141(32.8) 32(25.8) 1.40(0 .89 2.20)
Religion
 Christain 173(40.2) 44(35.5) 1.00
 Islam 257(59.8) 80(64.5) 0.82(0.54 1.24)
Ethnicity
 Others 26(6.05) 5(4.0) 1.00
 Mende 304(70.7) 95(76.6) 0.62(0.23 1.65)
 Kissi 124(22.4) 24(19.4) 0.80(0.28 2.30)
Parity
 1 105(24.4) 27(21.8) 1.00
 2–4 226(52.6) 66(53.2) 0.82(0.53 1.46)
 5+ 99(23.0) 31(25.0) 0.88(0 .46 1.47)
Education level attainment
 None 165(38.4) 45(36.3) 1.00
 Primary 110(25.60 32(25.8) 0.94(0.56 1.57)
 Junior Secondary 102(23.70 40(32.3) 0.70(0.43 1.14)
 Senior Secondary/Vocational 53(12.3) 7(5.7) 2.06(0.43 1.14)
Number of Births in past 5 years
 1 213(49.5) 52(41.9) 1.00
 2+ 217(50.5) 72(58.1) 0.74(0.49 1.10)
Husband’s Education level attainment
 None 179(41.6) 59(47.6) 1.00
 Primary 57(13.3) 15(12.1) 1.25(0.66 2.38)
 Junior Secondary 88(20.5) 21(16.9) 1.38(0.79 2.42)
 Senior Secondary 64(14.9) 18(14.5) 1.17(0.64 2.14)
 Vocational/Higher 42(9.8) 11(8.9) 1.25(0.61 2.60)
Distrance to Health Facility (Minutes)
  < 30 151(35.1) 45(36.3) 1.00
 30–60 99(23.2) 33(26.6) 0.89(0.53 1.50)
  > 60 180(41.9) 46(37.1) 1.17(0.73 1.86)
Type of Floor
 Natural 305(70.9) 89(71.8) 1.00
 Modern 125(29.1) 35(28.3) 1.04(0.67 1.62)
Type of Toilet
 Pit and Others 418(97.2) 122(98.4) 1.00
 Flush 12(2.8) 2(1.6) 1.75(0.39 7.93)