Table 3

Bivariate and multivariate logistic regression analysis output of factors associated with knowledge of RSR among WSU students, SNNPRS Ethiopia, 2012
Variables Knowledge Crude OR [95% CI] Adjusted OR [95% CI]
Knowledgeable Not knowledgeable
Place where they came from rural 162 (46.3%) 174 (59.6%) 1 1
urban 188 (53.7%) 118 (40.4%) 1.71[1.25,2.34] 1.45[1.01, 2.11]*
Type of school attended Public 232 (79.5%) 240 (68.6%) 1 1
Private 68 (19.4%) 41 (14.0%) 1.60[1.04, 2.45] 2.08[1.08, 4.00]*
Both 42 (12.0%) 19 (6.5%) 2.13[1.207,3.78] 1.18[.719, 1.95]*
Faculties Engineering 88 (25.1%) 73 (25.0%) .974[.584, 1.62] .822[.465,1.45]*
NCS 91 (26.0%) 65 (22.3%) 1.13[.675, 1.89] 1.201[.68, 2.12]
Agriculture 29 (8.3%) 38 (13.0%) .616[.328, 1.15] .691[.343, 1.39]
Veterinary 2 (0.6%) 6 (2.1%) .269[.052, 1.40] .398[.073, 2.18]
FBE 43 (12.3%) 51 (17.5%) .681[.383, 1.21] .545[.285, 1.04]
Health 33 (9.4%) 9 (3.1%) 2.96[1.27,6.87] 2.98[1.22, 7.30]*
Law 12 (3.4%) 8 (2.7%) 1.21[.453, 3.23] .884[.298, 2.62]
SSH 52 (14.9%) 42 (14.4%) 1 1
Participate in RH clubs Yes 174 (49.7%) 55 (18.8%) 4.26[2.97, 6.10] 3.11[2.08,4.65]*
No 176 (50.3%) 237 (81.2%) 1 1
Important to discuss sexual issues Yes 321 (91.7%) 215 (73.6%) 3.96[2.50,6.28]
No 29 (8.3%) 77 (26.4%) 1 1
Had discussed RH issues Yes 308 (88.0%) 194 (66.4%) 3.70[2.474,5.54] 2.31[1.48, 3.61]
No 42 (12.0%) 98 (33.6%) 1 1
Ever used RH services Yes 117 (33.4%) 39 (13.4%) 3.25[2.17,4.87] 2.34[1.48,3.69]*
No 233 (66.6%) 253 (86.6%) 1 1
Paternal education No education 99 (28.3%) 119 (40.8%) 1 1
Elementary school 125 (35.7%) 102 (34.9%) 1.47[1.01, 1.01]
Secondary school 63 (18.0%) 39 (13.4%) 1.94[1.20, 3.13]
College + 63 (18.0%) 32 (11.0%) 2.36[1.43, 3.91]
Maternal education No education 153 (43.7%) 154 (52.7%) 1 1
Elementary school 121 (34.6%) 91 (31.2%) 1.33[.94, 1.90]
Secondary school 47 (13.4%) 36 (12.3%) 1.31[.80, 2.14]
College + 29 (8.3%) 11 (3.8%) 2.65[1.28, 5.50]
Maternal occupation Housewife 171 (48.9%) 164 (56.2%) 1 1
Government employee 30 (8.6%) 13 (4.5%) 2.87[.29, 27.94]
Private employee 23 (6.6%) 15 (5.1%) 2.21[1.11, 4.39]
Trader 59 (16.9%) 35 (12.0%) 1.47[.74,2.91]
Farmer 64 (18.3%) 64 (21.9%) 1.61[1.01, 2.58]
Others 3 (0.9%) 1 (0.3%) .959[.63, 1.44]

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Adinew et al. BMC International Health and Human Rights 2013 13:12   doi:10.1186/1472-698X-13-12

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