Table 1

Summary statistics and unadjusted odds ratios of the association between CSA and socioeconomic factors
Sample Bivariate association
Measures of association Number of adolescent (percentage)* OR (95% CI) p-value
Country
  Liberia 575 (9.1) 0.43 (0.19, 0.99) 0.047
  Uganda 723 (11.4) 0.57 (0.29, 1.11) 0.099
  Nigeria 2956 (46.5) 1 (reference)
  Ghana 477 (7.5) 1.96 (1.21, 3.20) 0.007
  Zimbabwe 1089 (17.2) 2.52 (1.63, 3.88) 0.001
  Zambia 531 (8.4) 2.12 (1.48, 3.04) 0.001
Marital status
  Never married 5566 (87.7) 1 (reference)
  Currently married 729 (11.8) 1.49 (1.00, 2.21) 0.051
  Formerly married 55 (0.9) 5.90 (2.74, 12.70) 0.001
Education
  No education 763 (12.0) 1 (reference)
  Primary 2053 (32.3) 3.28 (1.57, 6.86) 0.002
  Secondary or higher 3533 (55.7) 3.23 (1.57, 6.64) 0.001
Occupation
  Not working 4068 (68.2) 1 (reference)
  Working 1900 (31.8) 1.59 (1.19, 2.13) 0.002
Wealth status
  Poorest 1257 (19.8) 1 (reference)
  Poorer 1313 (20.7) 0.78 (0.52, 1.18) 0.245
  Middle 1410 (22.2) 0.67 (0.44, 1.03) 0.067
  Richer 1315 (20.7) 0.72 (0.47, 1.10) 0.134
  Richest 1056 (16.6) 0.52 (0.32, 0.87) 0.012

*Percentages may not add up to 100% because of missing values.

Yahaya et al.

Yahaya et al. BMC International Health and Human Rights 2013 13:33   doi:10.1186/1472-698X-13-33

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