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Table 4 Factors associated with institutional delivery service utilization in Bench - Maji Zone, Ethiopia, September 2015

From: Utilization of institutional delivery service and associated factors in Bench Maji zone, Southwest Ethiopia: community based, cross sectional study

  Place of delivery     
  Institution Home     
Variables N (%) N (%) COR (95% CI) P-value AOR (95% CI) P-value
Maternal age
 15–24 305 50.9 35 21.1 1   1  
 25–34 269 44.9 111 66.9 0.3 (0.2,0.4) 0.000* 0.4 (0.2,0.7) 0.003*
 35–44 25 4.2 20 12.0 0.1 (0.1,0.3) 0.000* 0.3 (0.1,0.8) 0.013*
Religion
 Protestant 246 41.1 123 74.1 1   1  
 Orthodox 255 42.6 26 15.7 4.9 (3.1,7.8) 0.000* 2.2 (1.1,4.5) 0.02*
 Islam 92 15.4 4 2.4 11.5 (4.1,32.0) 0.000* 1.3 (0.4,4.6) 0.684
 Other a 6 1.0 13 7.8 0.2 (0.1,0.6) 0.004* 0.5 (0.1,1.6) 0.236
Maternal educational level
 Can’t read 187 31.2 119 71.7 1   1  
  < =Primary 292 48.7 42 25.3 4.4 (3.0,6.6) 0.000* 1.0 (0.5,2.0) 0.939
  > =Secondary 120 20.0 5 3.0 15.3 (6.1,38.5) 0.000* 2.1 (0.5,8.8) 0.289
Maternal occupation
 House wife 435 72.6 125 75.3 1   1  
 Government 38 6.3 6 3.6 1.8 (.8,4.4) 0.184 0.9 (.2,3.7) 0.864
 Merchant 71 11.9 4 2.4 5.1 (1.8,14.2) 0.002* 12.3 (1.6,94.1) 0.015*
 Farmer 33 5.5 27 16.3 0.4 (.2,.6) 0.000* 1.8 (.8,4.1) 0.142
 Other b 22 3.7 4 2.4 1.6 (.5,4.7) 0.408 0.3 (.1,1.2) 0.098
Maternal marital status
 Married 565 94.3 159 95.8 1    
 Other 34 5.7 7 4.2 1.4 (0.6,3.1) 0.462   
Availability of TV/Radio
 No 167 27.9 115 69.3 1    1
 Yes 432 72.1 51 30.7 5.8 (4.0,8.5) 0.000* 2.7 (1.4,4.8) 0.002*
Income quartile
 Lowest 117 19.5 77 46.4 1   1  
 Middle 139 23.2 65 39.2 1.4 (.9,2.1) 0.104 0.5 (0.3,0.9) 0.033*
 Upper 343 57.3 24 14.5 9.4 (5.7,15.6) 0.000* 0.2 (0.1,0.4) 0.000*
Residence
 Urban 382 63.8 17 10.2 1   1  
 Semi urban 117 19.5 49 29.5 0.1 (0.1,0.2) 0.000* 0.1 (0.02,0.2) 0.000*
 Rural 100 16.7 100 60.2 0.04 (0.03,0.1) 0.000* 0.03 (0.01,0.1) 0.000*
Maternal age during first pregnancy
 15–19 257 42.9 77 46.4 1    
 20–24 305 50.9 71 42.8 1.3 (.9,1.9) 0.173   
 25–34 37 6.2 18 10.8 0.6 (.3,1.1) 0.124   
Knowledge of problems during labor
 No 104 17.4 69 41.6 1   1  
 Yes 495 82.6 97 58.4 3.4 (2.3,4.9) 0.000* 11.0 (5.2,23.1) 0.000*
ANC follow up
 None 25 4.2 57 34.3 1   1  
  < 4 147 24.5 88 53.0 3.8 (2.2,6.5) 0.000* 7.6 (3.5,16.8) 0.000*
  > =4 427 71.3 21 12.7 46.4 (24.4,88.2) 0.000* 26.2 (11.2,61.2) 0.000*
  1. N number/frequency
  2. *Significant association
  3. aTraditional religion, Catholic, Hawariyat
  4. bPrivate business, Driver, Carpenter, Student, Religious leader, daily laborer