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Table 2 Factors associated with RH services utilization among secondary school students in Woreta town, South Gondar, Ethiopia 2018

From: Reproductive health services utilization and its associated factors among secondary school youths in Woreta town, South Gondar, North West Ethiopia: a cross sectional study

Variables RH service utilization (%) COR (95% CI) P-value AOR (95% CI) P value
Yes No
Sex
 Female 51 (60%) 133 (51.2) 1.432 (0.871, 2.335) 0.157 0.435 (0.177, 1.09) 0.70
 Male 34 (40%) 127 (48.8) 1.00   1.00  
Grade level
 11–12 44 (51.8%) 41 (48.2%) 3.3.27 (1.913, 10.43) 0.001 1.00  
 9–10 41 (48.2%) 125 (48.2%) 1.00   5.299 (2.019, 13.91) 0.001*
Do you get pocket money for daily expense?
 Get money for daily expense 65 (76.5%) 171 (65.8% 0.591 (0.337, 1.038) 0.067 2.595 (0.153, 0.856) 0.50
 Don’t get money for daily expense 20 (23.5%) 89 (34.2%) 1.00   1.00  
Is RH service near to your home?
 Near to home 52 (61.2%) 130 (50%) 1.576 (0.956, 2.596) 0.074 2.76 (1.168, 6.525) 0.021*
 Far to home 33 (38.8%) 130 (50%) 1.00   1.00  
Educational status of parent
 Not read and write 21 (24.7%) 51 (19.6%) 1.00   1.00  
 Read and write 39 (45.9%) 103 (39.6%) 1.087 (0.581, 2.037) 0.793 2.021 (0.656, 6.22) 0.22
 Primary education 7 (8.2%) 39 (15.0%) 2.294 (0.886, 5.994) 0.087 2.58 (0.653, 10.47) 0.18
 Secondary education 9 (10.6%) 21 (8.1%) 0.961 (0.378, 2.439) 0.933 1.434 (0.284, 8.41) 0.69
 Diploma and above 8 (9.45) 39 (15.0%) 2.007 (0.804, 5.011) 0.135 4.033 (0.901, 18.052) 0.68
Convenient place for RH service
 Anywhere out of the resident area 51 (60.0% 140 (53.8%) 0.183 (0.024, 1.421) 0.104 0.409 (0.04, 4.165) 0.45
 In the center of the town 22 (25.9%) 67 (25.8%) 0.203 (0.25, 1.625) 0.133 0.27 (0.027, 2.891) 0.285
 At the end of the town 11 (12.9%) 38 (14.6%) 0.230 (0.07, 1.943) 0.177 0.147 (0.011, 1.91) 0.144
 In the school 1 (1.2%) 15 (5.8%) 1.00   1.00  
  1. NB: variables having a (P < 0.2) in bi variable (unadjusted) analysis included in the multivariable (adjusted) analysis
  2. COR Crude odd ratio, AOR adjusted odd ratio
  3. * Statistically significant at P-value < 0.05