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Table 5 Factors associated with three secondary outcomes (impacts) by multivariate logistic regression analysis

From: Impact of the village health center project on contraceptive behaviors in rural Jordan: a quasi-experimental difference-in-differences analysis

Variable Modern contraceptive use Traditional contraceptive use Spousal agreement on contraception
(N = 427)
Adjusted odds ratio
(95% CI)
(N = 212)
Adjusted odds ratio
(95% CI)
(N = 911)
Adjusted odds ratio
(95% CI)
Use of VHCs’ services
 FP counseling 5.01 (0.55–45.82) 12.01 (1.49–96.57)*
 Obtaining contraceptives 3.44 (1.26–9.40)* 2.33 (0.15–37.38) 3.28 (1.35–8.00)**
 General counseling 2.26 (0.54–9.45) 1.99 (0.45–8.69) 2.43 (0.98–6.07)
Participation in health promotion activities
 Education sessions at VHC 7.41 (1.60–34.39)** 6.72 (2.28–19.84)**
 Health activities in communities 7.41 (3.28–16.78)*** 6.22 (3.45–11.21)***
Source of reproductive health information
 Counseling by VHC staff 1.25 (0.53–2.94) 1.70 (0.53–5.48) 1.45 (0.83–2.55)
 Counseling by private doctor/clinic 0.62 (0.40–0.97)* 0.53 (0.28–1.00) 0.71 (0.53–0.95)*
 TV 0.50 (0.32–0.76)** 0.40 (0.21–0.75)* 0.48 (0.36–0.65)***
  1. CI confidence interval, VHCs village health centers, FP family planning; −, not presented due to the small numbers of prevalence at base line time
  2. *P < 0.05, **P < 0.01, ***P < 0.001
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