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Table 2 Factors associated with knowledge of SRH rights among Adet Tana Haik College students, 2017

From: Knowledge and attitude towards sexual and reproductive health rights and associated factors among Adet Tana Haik College students, Northwest Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

Variables and categories Total, n (%) Knowledge on SRH COR 95% CI AOR 95% CI
Knowledgeable, n (%) Not knowledgeable, n (%)
Sex of respondents
 Male (r) 168 (40.38) 108 (25.96) 60 (14.42) 1 1
 Female 248 (59.62) 140 (33.65) 108 (25.96) 0.72 (0.48, 1.08) 0.75 (0.48, 1.16)
Marital status
 Single (r) 350 (84.13) 206 (49.52) 144 (34.62) 1 1
 Married 66 (15.87) 42 (10.10) 24 (5.77) 1.22 (0.71, 2.11) 1.34 (0.64, 2.83)
SRH discussion with parents
 No (r) 42 (10.10) 14 (3.37) 28 (6.73) 1 1
 Yes 374 (89.90) 234 (56.25) 140 (33.65) 3.34 (1.70, 6.57) 3.35 (1.61, 6.96)*
Living arrangement
 Parents (r) 40 (9.62) 24 (5.77) 16 (3.85) 1 1
 School friends 266 (63.94) 156 (37.50) 110 (26.68) 0.95 (0.48, 1.86) 1.39 (0.57, 3.43)
 Husband/wife 110 (26.44) 68 (16.35) 42 (10.10) 1.08 (0.52, 2.26) 1.51 (0.58, 3.89)
Year of study
 First (r) 159 (38.22) 78 (18.75) 81 (19.47) 1 1
 Second 119 (28.61) 74 (17.79) 45 (10.82) 1.71 (1.05, 2.77) 1.98 (1.18, 3.33)*
 Third 138 (33.17) 96 (23.08) 42 (10.10 2.37 (1.47, 3.83) 2.20 (1.29, 3.76)*
Maternal education
 Unable to read and write (r) 282 (67.79) 151 (36.30) 131 (31.49) 1 1
 Primary school 95 (22.84) 66 (15.87) 29 (6.97) 1.97 (1.20, 3.24) 1.91 (1.10, 3.32)*
 Secondary and above 39 (9.38) 31 (7.45) 8 (1.92) 3.36 (1.49, 7.57) 3.01 (1.28, 7.13)*
Participation in RH clubs
 No (r) 222 (53.37) 113 (27.16) 109 (26.20) 1 1
 Yes 194 (46.63) 135 (32.45) 59 (14.18) 2.21 (1.47, 3.30) 1.72 (1.09, 2.70)*
Hx of using SRH services
 No (r) 299 (71.88) 169 (40.63) 130 (31.25) 1 1
 Yes 117 (28.13) 79 (18.99) 38 (9.13) 1.60 (1.02, 2.51) 1.21 (0.78, 3.65)
Attitude on SRH rights
 Unfavorable (r) 194 (46.63) 99 (23.80) 95 (22.84) 1 1
 Favorable 222 (53.37) 149 (35.82) 73 (17.55) 1.96 (1.32, 2.91) 2.41 (1.56, 3.74)*
  1. * Significant at p-value < 0.05, r reference category