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Table 3 Factors associated with partograph utilization of obstetric care giver in public Health institution in central zone, Tigray, Ethiopia/2017

From: Assessment of partograph utilization and associated factors among obstetric care givers at public health institutions in central zone, Tigray, Ethiopia

Variables Utilization of partograph COR (95%CI) AOR (95%CI)
Yes No
Age
 20–29 64 (77.1%) 19 (22.9%) 0.3 (0.07–1.14)* 0.10 (0.01–0.50)*
 30–39 34 (65.4%) 18 (34.6%) 0.53 (0.14–2.07) 0.22 (0.03–1.55)
 40–49 43 (81.1%) 10 (18.9%) 0.23 (0.10–0.69) 0.10 (0.01–0.41)
 ≥ 50 5 (50%) 5 (50%) 1 1
Sex
 Male 57 (83.8%) 11 (16.2%) 0.42 (0.20–0.90)* 0.37 (0.44–0.95)*
 Female 89 (68.5%) 41 (31.5%) 1 1
Profession
 Health officer 17 (65.4%) 9 (34.6%) 1.3 (0.52–3.07) 3.9 (0.61–4.70)
 Nursing 31 (93.9%) 2 (6.1%) 0.15 (0.04–0.67) 0.23 (0.30–1.80)
 Midwifery 98 (70.5%) 41 (29.5%) 1  
Level of education
 Degree 86 (76.8%) 26 (23.2%) 4.23 (0.53–3.73) 8.0 (0.45–4.27)
 Diploma 46 (64.8%) 25 (35.2%) 7.61 (0.95–6.30)* 3.8 (2.20–6.20)*
 M.Sc. and above 14 (93.3%) 1 (6.7%) 1 1
Working experience
 Less than 2 years 44 (88.0%) 6 (12.0%) 0.32 (0.12–0.82) 1.2 (0.30–5.30)
 2–5 years 35 (67.3%) 17 (32.7%) 1.12 (0.54–2.32) 3.2 (0.93–11.14)
 5 years and above 67 (69.8%) 29 (30.2%) 1  
Received training on BEmONC
 Yes 89 (68.5%) 41 (31.5%) 2.4 (1.13–5.02)* 5.6 (1.10–28.50)*
 No 57 (83.8%) 11 (16.2%) 1 1
  1. * p-value < 0.05