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Table 4 Factors related to the use of RH services available at the local CHS (Reduced logistic regression model)

From: The use of reproductive healthcare at commune health stations in a changing health system in Vietnam

Factors Category OR (95% CI)
   Antenatal check-up (n = 835) Delivery
(n = 577)
Gynecological check-up (n = 718)
Children < = 2 Ref Ref Ref
  > 2 1.61(1.13-2.31) NS 1.62(1.01-2.06)
Religion Buddhist Ref Ref Ref
  Catholic 2.91(1.36-6.25) 3.05(1.49-6.26) 3.19(1.04-9.85)
  Other 3.10(1.39-6.90) 2.85(1.16-7.01) 7.91(2.24-27.97)
  None 2.01(1.38-2.92) 2.17(1.39-3.38) 3.60(2.36-5.49)
Ethnicity Majority Ref Ref Ref
  Minority NS 2.20(1.32-3.69) NS
Occupation Farming Ref Ref Ref
  Non-farming 0.64(0.45-0.90) 0.22(0.15-033) 0.72(0.57-0.91)
Living location Urban Ref Ref Ref
  Rural 2.79(1.59-4.91) ND NS
Province Vinh Long Ref Ref Ref
  Thua Thien Hue 2.83(1.88-4.26) NS 3.33(2.11-5.26)
Income 1st quartile Ref Ref Ref
  2nd quartile 0.79(0.53-1.17) 0.73(0.47-1.13) 0.41(0.24-0.71)
  3rd quartile 0.52(0.33-0.83) 0.57(0.34-0.97) 0.40(0.22-0.75)
  4th quartile 0.42(0.26-0.67) 0.33(0.18-0.61) 0.34(0.18-0.63)
  1. NS: not statistically significant so not included in the model; ND: the variable is excluded because none of the urban women reported delivery at CHSs