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Table 2 Factors associated with bypassing

From: Bypassing birthing centres for child birth: a community-based study in rural Chitwan Nepal

Variables Unadjusted OR (95 % CI) P-value (Crude) Adjusted OR (95 % CI) P-value (adjusted)
Place of residence
 Plain 6.355 (3.088–13.081) <0.001 2.467 (1.005–6.058) 0.049
 Hill 1.00   1.00  
Caste/ethnicity
 Disadvantaged 1.00   1.00  
 Advantaged 3.714 (1.882–7.330) <0.001 2.172 (1.153–4.089) 0.016
Wealth index
 Lower 1.00   1.00  
 Higher 8.556 (4.713–15.532) <0.001 4.981 (2.482–9.999) <0.001
Educational status
 No schooling 1.00   1.00  
 Primary and above 1.468 (0.666–3.236) 0.341 2.152 (0.921–5.029) 0.077
Age group
 15–24 years 1.00   1.00  
 25 and more years 1.375 (0.804–2.354) 0.245 2.222 (1.050–4.703) 0.037
Birth order
1st 1.685 (1.033–2.750) 0.037 2.032 (1.060–3.894) 0.033
2nd and more 1.00   1.00  
ANC number
  < 4 2.240 (1.335–3.759) 0.002 0.908 (0.487–1.695) 0.762
 4 or more 1.00   1.00  
Experience of complications during delivery
 No 1.00   1.00  
 Yes 1.974 (0.992–3.925) 0.053 1.621 (0.846–3.107) 0.146
Nagelkerke R Square     0.360
Hosmer and Lemeshow Test    0.411
  1. Bold font indicates statistical significance with p < 0.05