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Table 3 Unadjusted and age-adjusted associations for ever having had sex (yes/no)

From: Prevalence and risk factors for inter-generational Sex: a cross-sectional cluster survey of Barbadian females aged 15–19

Factor N Unadjusted odds ratio (95% CI) Age adjusted odds ratio (95% CI) †
Age 256 1.87 (1.43 – 2.45) -
Enough money to cover necessities 250 0.98 (0.64 – 1.49) 1.01 (0.64 – 1.60)
Enough money to cover luxuries 244 1.16 (0.70 – 1.92) 1.40 (0.76 – 2.57)
Religious service attendance (yes/no) 239 2.89 (1.82 – 4.60) 2.86 (1.85 – 4.41)
Frequency of religious service attendance ‡ 239   
 Never   6.78 (3.16 – 14.54) 7.91 (3.59 – 17.41)
 Less than monthly   10.33 (2.48 – 43.01) 7.89 (1.96 – 31.81)
 Monthly   4.07 (1.48 – 11.17) 7.28 (1.88 – 28.12)
 Weekly   1.51 (0.61 – 3.72) 1.96 (0.76 – 5.04)
 More than weekly - - -
Psychosocial factors    
Self-esteem 254 0.17 (0.06 – 0.44) 0.10 (0.03 – 0.37)
Sense of personal power 237 0.55 (0.27 – 1.14) 0.42 (0.20 – 0.85)
Peer-pressure 248 2.83 (1.65 – 4.86) 4.40 (2.34 – 8.29)
  1. † Age adjusted logistic regressions, adjusted for effects of current age.
  2. ‡ Odds ratios relative to attending religious service “More than weekly”.