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Table 3 Factors associated with sexual violence among the female administrative staff of MU, 2018 (n = 356)

From: Factors associated with sexual violence among female administrative staff of Mekelle University, North Ethiopia

VariableSexual violenceCOR (95% C.I)AOR (95% C.I)
YesNo
Age in years
 15–2539 (11%)50 (14%)0.634 (0.379–1.060)2.319 (1.059–5.075)*
 26–3596 (26.9%)78 (21.9%)0.832 (0.464–1.492)1.773 (0.950–3.311)
 > 3545 (16.6)48 (13.5%)11
Religion
 Christian153 (43%)161 (45.2)0.528 (0.270–1.031)0.565 (0.264–1.210)
 Muslim27 (7.6%)15 (4.2%)11
Educational status
 Secondary/lower72 (20.2%)48 (13.5%)1.778 (1.138–2.777)*1.981 (1.126–3.485)*
 Higher education108 (30.3%)128 (36%)11
Type of work
 Office related90 (25.3%)61 (17.1)0.271 (0.147–0.500)*4.143 (1.975–8.687)*
 Student related70 (19.7)65 (18.2%)0.371 (0.200–0.690)*2.887 (1.396–5.973)*
 Others20(5.6%)50 (14%)11
Position at work
 Yes104 (29.2%)91 (25.6%)1.278 (0.841–1.942)1.288 (0.783–2.118)
 No76 (21.3%)85 (23.9%)11
Night shift
 Yes85 (23.9)55 (15.4%)1.968 (1.277–3.034)*2.131 (1.258–3.611)*
 No95 (26.7%)121 (34%)11
Boy friend
 Yes107 (30.1%)58 (16.3%)2.982 (1.934–4.597)*1.167 (0.549–2.481)
 No73 (20.5%)118 (33.1%)11
Sexual contact
 Yes66 (18.5%)39 (11%)2.034 (1.274–3.245)*1.103 (0.488–2.494)
 No114 (32%)137 (38.5%)11
Multiple partner
 Yes41 (11.5%)5 (1.4%)10.088 (3.882–26.216)*8.916 (3.052–26.047)*
 No139 (39%)171 (48%)11
Know violence in the workplace
 Yes108 (30.3%)48 (13.5%)4.000 (2.561–6.249)*3.920 (2.326–6.606)*
 No72 (20.2%)128 (36%)11
  1. COR crude odds ratio, AOR adjusted odds ratio, CI confidence interval
  2. *P < 0.05