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Table 2 Determinants of circumcision among non Muslim men, 2010

From: Determinants of circumcision and willingness to be circumcised by Rwandan men, 2010

Variable Crude OR (95% CI) Adjusted OR (95% CI)
Age group   
40+ 1.00 1.00
30-39 1.43 (0.91, 2.26) 0.82 (0.46, 1.45)
20-29 1.22 (0.77, 1.93) 0.67 (0.34, 1.31)
≤ 19 1.11 (0.62, 1.98) 0.34 (0.13, 0.85)*
Education   
No education 1.00 1.00
Primary and vocational 1.61 (0.86, 3.03) 1.26 (0.62, 2.57)
Secondary 7.73 (3.84, 15.58)*** 4.01 (1.77, 9.39)***
University 57.73 (16.76, 198.88)*** 17.07 (4.06, 71.82)***
Religion   
Catholic 1.00 1.00
Protestant 2.18 (1.5, 3.16)*** 1.54 (0.97, 2.44)
Adventist 1.04 (0.54, 2.02) 0.69 (0.32, 1.47)
Others 3.19 (0.98, 10.35)* 2.05 (0.45, 9.30)
Province   
City of Kigali 1.00 1.00
Southern 0.04 (0.02, 0.09)*** 0.10 (0.04, 0.23)***
Western 0.41 (0.25, 0.67)*** 0.08 (0.43, 1.47)
Northern 0.05 (0.02, 0.12)*** 0.09 (0.04, 0.22)***
Eastern 0.12 (0.06, 0.23)*** 0.17 (0.08, 0.37)***
Marital Status   
Married 1.00 1.00
Cohabiting 0.34 (0.17, 0.68)** 0.35 (0.16, 0.76)**
Single/Living alone 1.42 (0.98, 2.04) 1.72 (0.89, 3.35)
Reasons to circumcise   
STI/HIV (No) 1.00 1.00
STI/HIV (Yes) 2.18 (1.41, 3.37)*** 1.65 (0.99, 2.76)
Hygiene (No) 1.00 1.00
Hygiene (Yes) 5.08 (3.39, 7.61)*** 4.18 (2.63, 6.63)***
  1. Significant at *P≤0.05, **P≤0.01, ***P≤0.001