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Table 6 Multivariate logistic regression results, adolescent sexual initiation and selected characteristics, women 20–24 years old, 2013

From: Adolescent sexual initiation and pregnancy: what more can be learned through further analysis of the demographic and health surveys in the Philippines?

Outcome: Experienced adolescent sexual initiation

(A) Unadjusted odds ratio, full

(95% C.I.)

P-value

(B) Adjusted odds ratio, full

(95% C.I.)

P-value

Level of education (base: Primary or lower)

 Secondary

0.613 (0.465, 0.808)

0.001

0.724 (0.543, 0.967)

0.029

 Higher

0.174 (0.131, 0.231)

< 0.001

0.258 (0.189, 0.354)

< 0.001

Wealth quintile (base: Lowest)

 Second

0.788 (0.604, 1.028)

0.078

0.977 (0.740, 1.289)

0.868

 Middle

0.455 (0.348, 0.595)

< 0.001

0.604 (0.453, 0.806)

0.001

 Fourth

0.362 (0.279, 0.471)

< 0.001

0.594 (0.437, 0.806)

0.001

 Highest

0.182 (0.138, 0.240)

< 0.001

0.314 (0.227, 0.436)

< 0.001

Rural residence (base: Urban residence)

1.323 (1.118, 1.566)

0.001

0.838 (0.697, 1.007)

0.059

Sub-population size (n), weighted

2789