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Table 4 Factors associated with psychological insult and sexual coercion against women in Eastern Sudan using multivariable analyses, 2014

From: Domestic violence against women in Eastern Sudan

  Psychological insult Sexual coercion
Variable OR 95% CI P-value OR 95% CI P-value
Women’s age, years 1.0 0.9-1.0 0.539 1.0 0.9-1.0 0.256
Parity ≥3 1.0 0.9-1.0 0.848 1.0 0.9-1.1 0.419
Husband’s age, years 1.0 0.9-1.0 0.121 1.0 1.0-1.1 0.031
Duration of marriage ≥5 years 0.9 0.9-1.0 0.768 0.9 0.9-1.0 0.102
1st degree relationship 1.2 0.9-1.7 0.097 1.2 0.8-1.8 0.216
Women’s education < secondary level 1.5 1.1-2.2 0.010 1.1 0.7-1.7 0.527
Women’s occupation, housewives 0.8 0.7-1.0 0.230 1.0 0.8-1.3 0.738
Husband’s education < secondary level 1.3 0.9-1.8 0.088 1.4 0.9-2.1 0.084
Rural residence 1.1 0.8-1.6 0.435 1.0 0.6-1.6 0.798
Ethnicity, hadandwa tribe 1.0 0.8-1.3 0.495 1.0 0.8-1.3 0.755
Family members ≥5 0.8 0.8-1.0 0.441 0.8 0.9-1.0 0.166
Polygamous marriage 1.6 1.1-2.4 0.006 1.7 1.1-2.7 0.009
Husband’s alcohol consumption 4.5 2.8-7.2 <0.001 5.6 3.5-9.1 <0.001
  1. Abbreviations: OR Odds Ratio, CI confidence interval.
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