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Table 2 Bivariate associations for any PAC FP uptake, and multivariate odds of any PAC FP uptake

From: What contraception do women use after experiencing complications from abortion? an analysis of cohort records of 18,688 postabortion care clients in Tanzania

  Bivariate associations (chi2) Odds ratio
(multinomial logit regression)
  No. % p-value OR 95% CI
Age 18,494   .002  
<20 2,337 12.5 Reference
20–24 5,047 27.0 1.10 0.95–1.26
25–29 4,405 23.6 1.15 1.00–1.33
30–34 3,449 18.5 1.06 0.92–1.24
>35 3,256 17.4 0.82* 0.71–0.95
Facility type 18,688   .004  
Hospital 9,904 48.7 Reference
Health center 6,256 33.5 1.41** 1.28–1.56
Dispensary 3,338 17.9 1.19* 1.06–1.34
Uterine evacuation technology 18,465   .01  
MVA/EVA 14,362 76.9 1.98** 1.81–2.17
Sharp curettage 3,903 20.9 Reference
Gestational age (weeks) 18,220   .003  
<12 14,491 77.6 .003 Reference
13–18 2,604 13.9 0..76** 0.67–0.85
>19 1,125 8.5 0.57** 0.50–0.65
  1. *p<.05; **p=<.001