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Table 3 Odds ratios (95% Confidence Intervals) for selected socio-demographic associated factors with POP

From: Prevalence of pelvic organ prolapse in women, associated factors and impact on quality of life in rural Pakistan: population-based study

Associated factorTotal women in groupNumber with POPPrevalence within groupOdds Ratio(95% C.I)P-value
POP by age (in years)
 15–20 yrs.838111.31.00 
 21–25 yrs.705365.14.052.0, 8.0< 0.001
 26–30 yrs.921737.96.473.4, 12.3< 0.001
 31–35 yrs.80311614.412.696.8,23.7< 0.001
 36–40 yrs.81413016.014.297.7, 26.7< 0.001
 41–45 yrs.4145613.511.766.1, 22.7< 0.001
46–50 yrs.2864816.815.167.7, 29.6< 0.001
 More than 50 yrs.2835118.016.538.5, 32.2< 0.001
POP by parity
 Para Nil621111.81.00 
 Para 1–318611085.83.421.8, 6.4< 0.001
 Para 4–6153421814.29.185.0, 16.9< 0.001
 Para 7 and more104818417.611.816.47, 21.9< 0.001
POP by age at the time of marriage (only married women included)
 14 years or less.3374312.81.00 
 15–20 years.346937110.70.820.58, 1.150.24
 21–25 years.746749.90.750.50, 1.120.16
 26–30 years.1892915.31.240.74, 2.060.41
 31 years or more.3026.70.490.11, 2.120.34
  1. Results from binary logistic regression analysis.