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Table 2 Crude and Adjusted odds ratios from multivariate logistic regression model predicting contact with formal health services among women who had died of AIDS-related illnesses

From: Using verbal and social autopsies to explore health-seeking behaviour among HIV-positive women in Kenya: a retrospective study

Variables    Contact with formal health services (N = 196)
Crude ORs 95% CI Adjusted ORs 95% CI
Poverty status (Ref = non-poor)     
  Poor 0.2** [0.1 – 0.6] 0.2*** [0.1 – 0.5]
Age of deceased women (Ref = 19–29 years)     
  30–39 years 1.1 [0.4 – 2.8] 1.0 [0.3 – 2.8]
  40+ years 3.1 [0.6 – 15.4] 3.9 [0.7 – 21.8]
Marital status (Ref = Never married)     
  Married 0.7 [0.2 – 2.5] 0.7 [0.2 – 2.4]
  Divorced/separated/widowed 0.6 [0.2 – 1.7] 0.5 [0.2 – 1.8]
Education (Ref = Primary and below)     
  Secondary and higher 2.9 [0.6 – 12.8] 2.6 [0.6 – 12.4]
  1. ** p < 0.01; *** p < 0.001; Ref = reference category.