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Table 3 Independent predictors of unmet need for family planning among currently married women in Tiro Afeta district, South West Ethiopia, May, 2017

From: Unmet need for family planning and associated factors among currently married reproductive age women in Tiro Afeta District, South West Ethiopia, 2017: cross-sectional study

VariablesCategoryNumber (%)Unmet need for FPCrude OR
(95% CI)
Adjusted OR
(95% CI)
YesNo
Available Radio and/or TVYes201 (57.8)3716411
No147 (42.2)54932.57 (1.58–4.20)2.05 (1.15–3.66)*
Number of alive children< 2150 (43.1)3111911
3–482 (23.6)18641.08 (0.56–2.80)1.38 (0.64–2.95)
> 5116 (33.3)42742.18 (1.30–3.77)3.02 (1.56–5.85)*
Perceived husband’s attitude towards FPApprove234 (67.2)3819611
Disapprove80 (23.0)40405.16 (2.95–9.02)2.75 (1.43–5.26)*
Don’t know34 (9.8)13213.19 (1.47–6.92)0.90 (0.35–2.30)
Counseled about FPYes163 (46.8)2314011
No185 (53.2)681173.54 (2.08–6.03)2.07 (1.11–3.85)*
Ever use of FP methodsYes227 (65.2)3019711
No121 (34.8)61606.68 (3.95–11.27)5.09 (2.73–9.50)*
  1. Note: *P < 0.05 (Indicates statistically significant)