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Table 3 Descriptive data for additional 'characteristics of union' variables, and AORs* and 95%CIs for associations with current IPV among cohabiting and married women

From: What factors are associated with recent intimate partner violence? findings from the WHO multi-country study on women's health and domestic violence

  BGD rural BGD urban BRA rural BRA urban ETH rural JPN urban NAM urban   
  % AOR (95%CI) % AOR (95%CI) % AOR (95%CI) % AOR (95%CI) % AOR (95%CI) % AOR (95%CI) % AOR (95%CI)   
Among cohabiting (n = 926) (n = 1050) (n = 870) (n = 639) (n = 1859) (n = 833) (n = 754)   
Duration of relationship
> = 5 yrs 80 - 75 - 68 - 68 - 85 - - - 61 -   
1-5 yrs 16 0.63 (0.36 - 1.1) 21 0.94 (0.61 - 1.4) 24 0.68 (0.38 - 1.2) 26 0.67 (0.30 - 1.5) 11 0.68 (0.45 - 1.0) - -- 30 0.83 (0.50 - 1.4)   
<1 yr 4 0.57 (0.21 - 1.5) 3 0.44 (0.17 - 1.1) 7 1.3 (0.60 - 3.0) 6 0.86 (0.23 - 3.3) 3 0.49 (0.24 - 0.97) - -- 9 0.95 (0.43 - 2.1)   
Among cohabiting (n = 926) (n = 1046) (n = 870) (n = 639) (n = 1821) (n = 830) (n = 407)   
Choice of husband
She took part 5 - 16 - 98 - 98 - 6 - 98 - 72 -   
He/family chose 95 0.66 (0.34 - 1.3) 84 0.63 (0.43 - 0.93) 2 1.0 (0.17 - 6.4) 2 6.3 (1.3 - 31.7) 94 1.6 (1.0 - 2.4) 2 3.2 (0.51 - 19.6) 28 0.62 (0.28 - 1.4)   
Bride price/dowry   (binary)   (binary)             
Dowry 54 1.8 (1.3 - 2.4) 12 2.3 (1.5 - 3.5)      10 1.4 (1.0 - 2.1)    9 1.7 (0.57 - 5.0)   
Bride price 1 -- 1 --      7 0.65 (0.45 - 0.95)    19 0.78 (0.32 - 1.9)   
None 45 - 87 -      80 -    72 -   
4 -   -       2 0.57 (0.30 - 1.1)       
Polygamy
No 98 - 97 -      69 -    76 -   
Yes 2 1.66 (0.58 - 4.7) 3 3.0 (1.2 - 7.1)      31 1.3 (0.83 - 2.0)    11 2.6 (1.0 - 6.6)   
Don't know 0.3 -- - --      0.1 1.1 (0.12 - 10.2)    13 --   
  PER rural PER urban SMA SRB urban THA rural THA urban TZA rural TZA urban
  % AOR (95%CI) % AOR (95%CI) % AOR (95%CI) % AOR (95%CI) % AOR (95%CI) % AOR (95%CI) % AOR (95%CI) % AOR (95%CI)
Among cohabiting (n = 946) (n = 595) (n = 931) (n = 755) (n = 769) (n = 836) (n = 870) (n = 995)
Duration of relationship
> = 5 yrs 76 - 69 - 68 - 74 - 83 - 74 - 64 - 63 -
1-5 yrs 20 1.1 (0.64 - 1.8) 23 1.8 (0.91 - 3.5) 24 1.3 (0.79 - 2.0) 20 1.3 (0.41 - 4.0) 13 1.3 (0.71 - 2.4) 20 1.4 (0.88 - 2.3) 30 0.94 (0.60 - 1.5) 29 0.76 (0.50 - 1.2)
<1 yr 4 1.0 (0.39 - 2.8) 7 2.8 (1.0 - 7.6) 8 1.6 (0.76 - 3.3) 6 1.9 (0.29 - 12.6) 4 0.72 (0.25 - 2.0) 5 1.3 (0.58 - 2.9) 6 0.45 (0.20 - 1.0) 8 0.61 (0.30 - 1.2)
Among cohabiting (n = 587) (n = 383) (n = 689) (n = 650) (n = 690) (n = 681) (n = 529) (n = 709)
Choice of husband
She took part 80 - 87 - 96 - 99 - 85 - 91 - 92 - 87 -
He/family chose 20 0.82 (0.47 - 1.4) 13 0.37 (0.12 - 1.1) 4 0.37 (0.12 - 1.15) 1 135.7 (6.4 - 2872.5) 15 0.93 (0.54 - 1.6) 9 0.59 (0.26 - 1.3) 8 1.3 (0.61 - 2.4) 13 1.3 (0.69 - 2.2)
Bride price/dowry           (binary)   (binary)     
Dowry          0.4   1   1 0.47 (0.04 - 6.24) 7 1.0 (0.30 - 3.5)
Bride price          93 0.49 (0.25 - 0.98) 84 0.85 (0.49 - 1.5) 94 1.34 (0.53 - 3.43) 87 1.6 (0.67 - 4.0)
None          7 - 16 - 6 - 5 -
4                 
Polygamy
No              81 - 82 -
Yes              18 2.4 (1.4 - 4.1) 13 1.1 (0.67 - 1.9)
Don't know              1   5 ----
  1. *Adjusted for all variables in same and above sections of this Table, and for all variables in Table 2