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Table 3 Crude and adjusted OR of associated factors of UTI among 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

Associated factors Urinary tract infection
Positive n (%) Negative n (%) Crude OR (95% CI) P value Adjusted OR P value
Educational status
 Illiterate 8 (68.2) 17 (64.8) 1.06 [1.012–3.937] 0.044 6.617 [1.87–9.94] 0.024
 Read and write 6 (31.8) 4 (35.2) 0.99 [0.37–2.67] 1.35 [043–4.25]
 Elementary (1–8) 20 (69.0) 43 (69.0) 0.47 [0.15–1.41] 0.53 [0.15–1.92]
 High school (9–12) 9 (69.0) 41 (69.0) 0.11 [0.01–0.94] 0.17 [0.02–1.74]
 12+ 1 (69.0) 20 (69.0) 1 1
Kidney problem
 Yes 10 (45.5) 12 (54.5) 2.77 [1.61–7.97] 0.030 0.286 [1.19–2.81] 0.018
 No 34 (23.1) 113 (76.9) 1 1