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Table 2 Factors associated with use of family planning in Kassala, Sudan using univariate and multivariate analyses

From: Use of family planning methods in Kassala, Eastern Sudan

Variable Univariate analyses Multivariate analyses
  OR 95% CI P -value OR 95% CI P -value
Age, years 1.0 0.9-1.0 0.7 0.9 0.9-1.0 0.6
Parity > 5 1.9 1.2-3.0 0.005 3.2 1.5-6.7 0.002
Women's education ≥ secondary level 2.4 8.5-22.0 < 0.001 8.8 5.0-15.2 < 0.001
Husband's education≥ secondary level 9.5 5.8-15.5 < 0.001 5.1 2.9-9.1 < 0.001
Rural residence 1.9 0.9-2.3 0.06 1.2 0.7-1.2 0.4
  1. Abbreviations: OR, Odds Ratio; CI, confidence interval