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Table 3 Results of logistic regression analyses of contraceptive use for selected background characteristics among currently married women, Sylhet, Bangladesh

From: Scaling up contraceptives use in the division with lowest contraceptives use in Bangladesh: sources, methods, and determinants

Characteristics Crude OR [95% CI] Adjusted OR [95% CI]
Current Age (years)
 15–24 Ref Ref
 25–34 2.6*** [2.0,3.5] 1.5 [0.9,2.4]
 35–49 1.8*** [1.3,2.5] 0.9 [0.5,1.7]
Number of living children
 ≤2 Ref Ref
 3–4 2.5*** [1.9,3.4] 1.8* [1.1,2.7]
 ≥5 1.9*** [1.5,2.4] 1.6* [1.1,2.2]
Have son
 No son Ref Ref
 Yes 3.0*** [2.4,3.8] 2.3*** [1.8,2.9]
Ever experience death of a child
 No Ref  
 Yes 1.1 [0.9,1.3]  
Education level of women
 No education Ref  
 Primary 0.8 [0.6,1.2]  
 Secondary 0.9 [0.7,1.2]  
 Higher 1.0 [0.6,1.7]  
Education of husband
 No education Ref Ref
 Primary 1.0 [0.8,1.2] 1.1 [0.9,1.5]
 Secondary 0.81 [0.6,1.0] 1.0 [0.8,1.4]
 Higher 1.31 [0.9,2.1] 1.7* [1.1,2.6]
Working status of women
 No Ref Ref
 Yes 1.9** [1.2,3.0] 1.6 [1.0,2.6]
Visited by FPW
 No Ref Ref
 Yes 2.5*** [1.9,3.5] 2.4*** [1.6,3.4]
NGO membership
 No Ref Ref
 Yes 1.8*** [1.4,2.2] 1.4** [1.1,1.8]
Religion
 Islam Ref  
 Others 1.2 [0.7,1.9]  
Place of residence
 Urban Ref Ref
 Rural 0.6*** [0.4,0.8] 0.6*** [0.4,0.8]
Wealth quintile
 Poorest Ref  
 Poorer 1.0 [0.7,1.4]  
 Middle 1.3 [0.8,2.2]  
 Richer 1.2 [0.7,2.1]  
 Richest 1.0 [0.6,1.6]  
  1. 1 p < 0.2, *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01, ***p < 0.001, FPW family planning worker, NGO non-governmental organization