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Table 3 Associations between socio-demographic and psychosocial variables and lifetime and past year physical/sexual violence, age adjusted. N = 883

From: Intimate partner violence against women in rural Vietnam - different socio-demographic factors are associated with different forms of violence: Need for new intervention guidelines?

Variables Lifetime prevalence of physical and sexual violence (n = 201) Past year prevalence of physical and sexual violence (n = 81)
  % (n) with violence exp. OR (95%CI) % (n) with violence exp. OR (95%CI)
1. Respondent 's age     
   46–60 23.1 (64) 1 5.1 (14) 1
   30–45 23.9 (97) 0.97 (0.49–1.91) 9.6 (39) 1.21 (0.41–3.58)
   17–29 20.0 (40) 0.73 (0.24–2.24) 14.0 (28) 1.26 (0.23–6.86)
2. Respondent's Education     
   High School & Higher Education 12.7 (17) 1 6.7 (9) 1
   Secondary school 24.6 (138) 2.25 (1.30–3.87) 10.2 (57) 1.67 (0.80–3.49)
   Primary School 24.3 (46) 2.18 (1.16–4.10) 7.9 (15) 1.89 (0.77–4.63)
3. Husband's Education     
   High School & Higher Education 14.4 (26) 1 7.2 (13) 1
   Secondary school 24.5 (118) 1.93 (1.21–3.06) 8.7 (42) 1.28 (0.67–2.47)
   Primary School 28.3 (45) 2.33 (1.35–4.02) 15.1 (24) 2.77 (1.34–5.73)
4. Annual household Income     
   > 570 USD 16.2 (57) 1 6.0 (21) 1
   288 – 570 USD 26.6 (94) 1.91 (1.32–2.77) 10.2 (36) 1.61 (0.91–2.84)
   < 288 USD 27.3 (48) 1.98 (1.28–3.07) 13.1 (23) 2.10 (1.12–3.94)
5. Number of children     
   From 1–2 children 23.4 (109) 1 10.7 (50) 1
   From 3 children and more 23.1 (90) 0.96 (0.66–1.40) 7.7 (30) 1.30 (0.72–2.36)
6. Husband's Working specifics     
   Professional 18.7 (32) 1 7.0 (12) 1
   Unskilled & semi-skilled 24.4 (140) 1.43 (0.93–2.21) 10.5 (60) 1.47 (0.77–2.80)
7. Husbands having more than one     
   wife/partner     
   No 20.0 (142) 1 9.0 (64) 1
   Yes 36.9 (48) 2.44 (1.60–3.72) 8.5 (11) 1.30 (0.64–2.63)
  1. OR: Odds ratios; CI: confidence interval.