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Table 3 Factors associated with erectile dysfunction among male diabetic clients attending diabetic clinic at Felege Hiwot Referral Hospital Bahir Dar, Ethiopia (n = 422)

From: Prevalence of erectile dysfunction and associated factors among diabetic men attending the diabetic clinic at Felege Hiwot Referral Hospital, Bahir Dar, North West Ethiopia, 2016

Variable Erectile dysfunction Odd ratio (95% CI)
Yes No Crude Adjusted
Age (years)
 18–30 76 30 1 1
 31–44 73 20 1.44 (0.75–2.76) 1.49 (0.77–2.88)
 45–59 112 6 7.37 (2.93–18.56)* 6.46 (2.55–16.44)*
 ≥ 60 100 5 7.89 (2.93–21.30)* 7.14 (2.61–19.45)*
Marital status
 Single 65 25 1 1
 Married 278 33 3.24 (1.80–5.82)* 2.36 (0.91–4.66)
 Others 16 5 2.31 (0.48–11.05) 1.67 (0.31–8.95)
Duration of diabetes (years)
 ≤ 5 222 52 1 1
 6–10 87 7 2.91 (1.27–6.66)* 2.61 (1.11–6.12)*
 > 10 46 8 6.09 (1.44–25.81)* 3.97 (1.06–17.36)*
Diabetic complication
 No 246 56 1 1
 Yes 115 5 5.24 (2.04–13.42)* 2.14 (0.76–6.03)
  1. italic and *Significant at p value < 0.05