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Table 3 Logistic regression analysis to identify predictors of self-medication among pregnant women at Goba town, 2015

From: Self-medication during pregnancy and associated factors among pregnant women in Goba town, southeast Ethiopia: a community based cross sectional study

Variables COR (95% CI) AOR (95% CI)
Age of women
 35 and above 1.00 1.00
 15–24 1.07 (0.28, 4.12) 0.519 (0.098, 2.75)
 25–35 1.32 (0.37, 4.68) 1.25 (0.28, 5.57)
Women educational status
 Secondary and above 1.00 1.00
 Unable to read and write 2.21 (0.789, 6.19) 8.78 (1.84, 41.95)
 Read and write 0.406 (0.93, 1.17) 5.26 (1.34, 20.66)
 Primary 0.799 (3.14, 1.58) 3.57 (1.42, 9.02)
Gestational age
 Third trimester 1.00 1.00
 First trimester 0.647 (3.07, 1.41) 1.48 (0.54, 4.09)
 Second trimester 0.659 (2.81, 1.36) 1.75 (0.71, 4.33)
Number of pregnancy
 Three and above 1.00 1.00
 One 1.63 (0.63, 4.22) 2.98 (0.86, 10.39)
 Two 1.95 (0.742, 5.14) 3.34 (0.91, 10.82)
ANC for current pregnancy
 Yes 0.192 (0.081, 0.45) 0.289 (0.10, 0.87)
 No 1.00 1.00
Health problem during pregnancy
 Yes 5.21 (2.72, 9.98) 6.12 (2.68, 13.98)
 No 1.00 1.00