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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of pregnant women (n = 169) visiting health institutions in Goba and Sinana Woredas, Southeast Ethiopia, 2014

From: Bacterial profile, antibiotic susceptibility pattern and associated factors among pregnant women with Urinary Tract Infection in Goba and Sinana Woredas, Bale Zone, Southeast Ethiopia

Characteristics Total n (%) Urinary tract infection Crude OR (95% CI) P value
n (%) positive for UTI n (%) negative for UTI
Health institution
 Goba Hospital 64 (37.9) 14 (21.9) 50 (78.1) 0.64 [0.30–1.35] 0.914
 Robe Hospital 85 (50.3) 26 (30.6) 59 (69.4) 1.14 [0.10–13.10]
 Goba Health Center 2 (1.2) 0 (0.0) 2 (100) 0.97 [0.23–4.10]
 Ititu Sura Health Center 3 (1.8) 1 (33.3) 2 (66.7) 0.01 [0.32–1.21]
 Sanbitu Health Center 5 (2.9) 0 (0.0) 5 (100) 0.05 [0.83–1.95]
 Kebira Temo Health post 10 (5.9) 3 (30) 7 (70) 1
Residence
 Urban 130 (76.9) 34 (26.2) 96 (73.8) 0.97 [ 0.43–2.21] 0.949
 Rural 39 (23.1) 10 (25.6) 29 (74.4) 1
Age interval in years
 18–27 129 (76.3) 31 (31.8) 98 (33.2) 5.11 [0.87–2.69] 0.281
 28–37 35 (20.7) 10 (59.8) 25 (57.9) 6.46 [0.76–3.18]
 38–47 5 (3) 3 (60) 2 (40) 1
Marital status
 Married 166 (98.2) 44 (26.5) 122 (73.5) 0.01 [0.11–1.25] 0.999
 Divorced 3 (1.8) 0 (0.0) 3 (100) 1
Educational status
 Illiterate 25 (14.8) 8 (18.2) 17 (10.1) 1.06 [1.012–3.937] 0.044
 Read and write 10 (5.9) 6 (3.6) 4 (2.4) 0.99 [0.37–2.67]
 Elementary (1–8) 63 (37.3) 20 (11.8) 43 (25.4) 0.47 [0.15–1.41]
 High school (9–12) 50 (29.6) 9 (5.3) 41 (24.3) 0.11 [0.01–0.94]
 12+ 21 (12.4) 1 (0.6) 20 (11.8) 1
Religion
 Orthodox Christian 82 (48.5) 18 (22) 64 (78) 4.54 [0.33–3.96] 0.492
 Muslim 79 (46.7) 26 (32.9) 53 (67.1) 7.93 [0.10–6.19]
 Protestant 8 (4.8) 0 (3.0) 8 (3.0) 1
Occupation
 House wife 128 (75.7) 35 (27.3) 93 (72.7) 0.57 [0.15–2.10] 0.925
 Government employee 17 (10.1) 3 (17.6) 14 (82.4) 0.66 [0.07–6.15]
 Private employee 5 (2.9) 1 (20) 4 (80) 1.33 [0.38–4.69]
 Merchant 12 (7.1) 4 (33.3) 8 (66.7) 0.53 [0.06–4.71]
 Farmer 6 (3.6) 1 (16.7) 5 (83.3) 0.01 [0.11–0.99]
 Student 1 (0.6) 0 (0.0) 1 (100) 1