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Table 3 Factors associated with ANC service adequacy- weighted logistic regression (backward selection)-OR [95 % CI], Addis Ababa January 2014

From: The adequacy of antenatal care services among slum residents in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Variables Indicators of ANC
Adequate number of visits Early initiation Adequate service content Overall adequate ANC
Age (RC = 15-24]
 25–29   1.08 [0.74, 1.59]   
 30–49   0.69 [0.46, 1.05]   
Wealth quintile (RC = Low)
 Medium   1.45 [0.96, 2.21]   
 High   1.39 [0.98, 1.97]   
Marital status (RC = Married)
 Cohabiting/living together 0.39 [0.23, 0.66]***    
 Never-married/formerly married 0.38 [0.20, 0.73]**    
Pregnancy intention (RC = Unintended)
 Intended 1.59 [0.97, 2.61] 1.55 [1.08, 2.21]* 1.48 [0.93, 2.37] 1.89 [0.917, 3.88]
Educational status (RC = No education)
 Primary education 1.16 [0.62, 2.17] 1.20 [0.73, 1.96] 1.07 [0.55, 2.08] 1.00 [0.34, 2.92]
 Secondary and above 2.12 [1.07, 4.14]* 2.190 [1.35, 3.55]** 1.68 [0.89, 3.17] 2.69 [1.29, 5.63]*
Housing tenure (RC = Rental house)
 Own house   0.70 (0.47, 1.05]   1.02 [0.56, 1.87]
Place of ANC visit (RC = Public facilities)
 Private facilities    1.59 [0.96, 2.63] 2.16 [1.02, 4.49]*
Health insurance (RC = Yes)
 No 0.38 [0.09, 1.67]    0.49 [0.21, 1.12]
  1. Note: OR = odds ratio, * p < 0.05; **p < 0.01; ***p < 0.001. ANC = antenatal care, CI = confidence interval, rc = reference category