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Table 1 Determinants of unmet need for family planning

From: Contraceptive use and determinants of unmet need for family planning; a cross sectional survey in the North West Region, Cameroon

Factor Univariate analysis Multivariate analysis
OR CI 95% p-value Adj OR Adj CI 95% p-value
Level of education above secondary (Y/N) 0.45 0.21–0.97 0.041* 0.61 0.26–1.45 0.264
Partner’s approval of contraception (Y/N) 0.64 0.44–0.94 0.023* 0.66 0.45–0.97 0.035*
Discussion of family planning within the couple (Y/N) 0.64 0.44–0.94 0.023* 0.66 0.44–0.97 0.032*
Religion Catholic (Y/N) 0.9 0.62–1.32 0.601 0.90 0.61–1.32 0.592
Number of children alive > 5 (Y/N) 0.81 0.49–1.36 0.425 0.80 0.47–1.37 0.426
  1. Y/N = Yes/No, OR = Odds Ratio, CI=Confidence Interval, Adj OR = Adjusted Odds Ratio and Adj CI = Adjusted Confidence Interval *statistically significant (p-value≤0.05)