Table 4

Factors associated with utilization of PMTCT services
Total Utilizes PMTCT services Do not utilize PMTCT services Unadjusted odds ratio
Marital Status
Single 50 [22.2] 5 [14.3] 45 [23.7] 0.54 [0.17-1.57]
Married 175 [77.8] 30 [85.7] 145 [76.3] 1.00
Total 225 [100.0] 35 [15.6] 190 [84.4]
Ethnicity
Yoruba 170 [80.0] 24 [68.6] 147 [77.2] 1.00
Igbo 24 [10.7] 7 [20.0] 17 [9.0] 2.52 [0.84-7.36]
Hausa 23 [10.3] 3 [8.6] 20 [10.6] 0.92 [0.20-3.63]
Others 8 [3.1] 1 [2.9] 6 [3.2] 1.02 [0.16-6.49]
Religion
Christainity 141 [62.7] 22 [62.9] 119 [62.6] 1.01 [0.45-2.27]
Islam 84 [37.3] 13 [37.1] 71 [37.4] 1.00
Level of Education
Nil 20 [8.9] 4 [11.4] 16 [8.4] 1.25 [0.29-4.99]
Primary 21 [9.3] 1 [2.9] 20 [10.5] 0.23 [0.01-1.93]
Secondary 110 [49.1] 17 [48.6] 93 [49.0] 0.86 [0.36-2.03]
Post -Secondary 74 [32.9] 13 [37.1] 61 [32.1] 1.00
Occupation
Unemployed 39 [17.3] 4 [11.4] 35 [18.4] 1.00
Civil Servants 52 [23.1] 9 [25.7] 43 [22.6] 1.83 [0.46-7.81]
Traders 55 [24.4] 7 [20.0] 48 [25.3] 1.28 [0.30-5.69]
Students 48 [21.3] 9 [25.7] 39 [20.5] 2.02 [0.50-8.65]
Apprentices 31 [13.8] 6 [17.1] 25 [13.2] 2.10 [0.46-10.10]
Social Class
Low 165 [73.3] 26 [74.3] 139 [73.2] 6.01 [1.91-19.19]
High 60 [26.7] 9 [25.7] 51 [26.8] 1.00

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Amoran et al. BMC International Health and Human Rights 2012 12:13   doi:10.1186/1472-698X-12-13

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