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Table 2 AOR* (95% CI) and 95% CIs for associations between ‘prior to relationship’ variables and ever experiencing intimate partner violence among ever-partnered women aged 15-24

From: Intimate partner violence among adolescents and young women: prevalence and associated factors in nine countries: a cross-sectional study

    BGD urban   BGD rural   BRA urban   BRA rural   ETH rural   NAM urban   PER urban
    n = 373   n = 298   n = 186   n = 262   n = 330   n = 283   n = 195
  % AOR(95% CI) % AOR(95% CI) % AOR(95% CI) % AOR(95% CI) % AOR(95% CI) % AOR(95% CI) % AOR(95% CI)
History of mother beaten by partner Neither 74   79   67   68   77   76   41  
His only 9 6.38*** 11 4.73** 15 1.32 13 1.99 3 0.88 2 0.87 17 2.77*
   [2.29,17.79]   [1.65,13.60]   [0.41,4.26]   [0.82,4.82]   [0.19,4.17]   [0.15,4.98]   [1.17,6.60]
Hers only 14 3.42** 8 2.18 15 2.11 14 1.48 16 2.35* 21 3.65*** 26 3.03*
   [1.61,7.27]   [0.89,5.36]   [0.69,6.42]   [0.62,3.51]   [1.21,4.58]   [2.02,6.60]   [1.38,6.66]
Both 3 2.03 2 5.30 3 5.53 5 4.41* 4 1.21 1 2.52 16 4.75***
   [0.34,12.35]   [0.56,50.35]   [0.90,33.95]   [1.24,15.69]   [0.26,5.60]   [0.32,19.73]   [1.89,11.92]
Women’s child sexual abuse No 83   88   91   92   98   92   73  
Yes 17 8.92*** 12 . 9 0.92 8 1.70 2 4.43 8 2.48 27 1.99
   [3.61,22.05]   [3.61,22.05]   [0.22,3.87]   [0.58,4.96]   [0.49,40.00]   [0.97,6.33]   [0.98,4.05]
Partner physically beaten as a child No 84   91   80   79   96   92   65  
Yes 16 1.35 9 2.30 20 2.31 21 3.24** 4 3.46 8 0.97 35 1.17
   [0.67,2.74]   [0.91,5.83]   [0.84,6.32]   [1.56,6.76]   [0.56,21.38]   [0.73,1.29]   [0.80,1.71]
Completed secondary education Neither 24   42   32   68   94   10   2  
Him only 15 0.41* 10 0.45 13 0.94 8 2.29 4 0.91 9 1.03 5 0.46
   [0.19,0.90]   [0.17,1.19]   [0.26,3.37]   [0.82,6.42]   [0.29,2.83]   [0.32,3.33]   [0.03,7.47]
Her only 7 0.48 12 1.45 14 0.95 10 0.59 1 0.19 6 2.35 1 .
   [0.17,1.30]   [0.64,3.24]   [0.26,3.49]   [0.21,1.72]   [0.02,2.31]   [0.64,8.61]   -
Both 54 0.32*** 36 0.96 41 0.88 14 0.71 1 2.07 75 1.19 92 0.76
    [0.17,0.59]   [0.55,1.68]   [0.33,2.37]   [0.26,1.92]   [0.22,19.40]   [0.50,2.80]   [0.06,9.37]
    PER rural   SMA   SRB urban   THA urban   THA rural   TAZ urban   TZA Rural
   n = 278   n = 180   n = 153   n = 112   n = 107   n = 386   n = 339
   % AOR(95% CI) % AOR(95% CI) % AOR(95% CI) % AOR(95% CI) % AOR(95% CI) % AOR(95% CI) % AOR(95% CI)
History of mother beaten by partner Neither 39   47   86   67   52   70   45  
His only 10 1.96 2 0.75 3 1.44 5 0.92 9 2.02 3 1.56 6 2.59*
   [0.77,4.94]   [0.06,8.78]   [0.15,14.06]   [0.14,6.17]   [0.44,9.17]   [0.46,5.29]   [1.03,6.54]
Hers only 32 3.00*** 45 1.08 10 2.29 23 0.88 29 2.94* 24 2.30** 37 2.63***
   [1.56,5.78]   [0.55,2.13]   [0.57,9.15]   [0.34,2.24]   [1.08,8.03]   [1.40,3.80]   [1.59,4.33]
Both 19 3.51** 6 14.03* 1 . 5 2.68 10 4.99* 3 3.45* 12 2.84**
   [1.52,8.11]   [1.55,127.32]   -   [0.43,16.93]   [1.04,23.84]   [1.04,11.39]   [1.39,5.81]
Woman’s child sexual abuse No 91   97   98   89   88   93   96  
Yes 9 0.75 3 2.91 2 . 11 1.06 12 1.52 7 1.36 4 0.86
   [0.29,1.98]   [0.26,32.53]   -   [0.30,3.76]   [0.38,6.11]   [0.57,3.28]   [0.27,2.67]
Partner physically beaten as a child No 67   90   95   86   78   95   95  
Yes 33 1.10 10 1.83 5 0.93 14 2.75 22 1.92 5 2.05 5 2.07
   [0.58,2.08]   [0.56,5.92]   [0.49,1.74]   [0.82,9.23]   [0.63,5.87]   [0.77,5.41]   [0.72,5.89]
Completed secondary education Neither 20   11   1   21   32   58   77  
Him only 31 1.07 3 0.31 1 7.64 13 1.43 8 0.84 23 0.92 15 0.78
   [0.50,2.26]   [0.03,3.55]   [0.44,133.99]   [0.38,5.48]   [0.16,4.46]   [0.54,1.56]   [0.40,1.53]
Her only 3 0.54 5 0.28 3 1.80 10 0.66 16 0.56 2 0.87 3 0.41
   [0.12,2.46]   [0.04,2.09]   [0.18,17.81]   [0.14,3.11]   [0.16,2.00]   [0.21,3.57]   [0.10,1.64]
Both 46 0.84 81 0.95 95 . 56 1.32 44 0.60 17 0.44* 5 0.83
    [0.42,1.70]   [0.35,2.59]   --   [0.49,3.53]   [0.23,1.59]   [0.23,0.86]   [0.29,2.31]
  1. *Adjusted for age (continuous), (data not shown).
  2. *** = p-value<0.001, **= p-value <0.01, *= p-value<0.05.