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Table 3 Final regression model of the factors related to latrine utilization in the study area, February–April 2017

From: Effect of community led total sanitation and hygiene (CLTSH) implementation program on latrine utilization among adult villagers of North Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

Variables Category Latrine use COR (95% CI) AOR (95% CI)
Yes No
Number (%) Number (%)
Age 18–25 4 (80) 1 (20) 0.22 (0.03, 2.02)* 0.21 (0.02, 2.15)
26–40 97 (46.9) 110 (53.1) 1.01 (0.71, 1.45) 0.75 (0.45, 1.26)
> 40 133 (47.2) 149 (52.8) 1 1
Marital status Single 6 (66.7) 3 (33.3) 2.50 (0.19, 32.19) 3.45 (0.39, 30.44)
Married 219 (47) 247 (53) 5.64 (0.65, 45.6) 2.57 (0.19, 35.1)
Divorced or separated 4 (30.8) 9 (69.2) 11.25 (0.97, 130.22) 8.1 (0.68, 95.8)
Widowed 5 (83.3) 1 (16.7) 1 1
CLTSH implemented No 89 (38.7) 141 (61.3) 0.52 (0.36, 0.74)* 0.51 (0.35, 0.75)**
Yes 145 (54.9) 119 (45.1) 1 1
Year of latrine construction (years) ≥ 2 172 (49.3) 177 (50.7) 1.30 (0.88, 1.92)* 1.50 (1.21, 2.59)*
< 2 62 (42.8) 83 (57.2) 1 1
The distance of latrine from dwelling (m) < 10 21 (36.2) 37 (63.8) 3.15 (1.45, 6.85)* 3.24 (1.46, 7.18)*
6–10 179 (46.7) 204 (53.3) 2.04 (1.12, 3.70)* 1.70 (0.92, 3.17)
Above 10 34 (64.2) 19 (35.8) 1 1
  1. * Significantly associated at p < 0.05
  2. ** Significantly associated at p < 0.001