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Table 5 Factors associated with utilization of skilled birth attendant at birth in Gura Dhamole woreda, Bale zone, Southeast Ethiopia, April, 2017

From: Utilization of skilled birth attendant at birth and associated factors among women who gave birth in the last 24 months preceding the survey in Gura Dhamole Woreda, Bale zone, southeast Ethiopia

VariablesUsed Skilled Birth AttendantCOR(95% CI)AOR(95% CI)
No
Frequency (%)
Yes
Frequency (%)
Socio demographic and economic factors
 Age of respondents
  15–1943(79.6)11(20.4)1 
  20–2487(74.4)30(25.6)1.07(0.09,11.76)
  25–2986(68.8)39(31.2)2.98(0.32,26.86)
  30–3415(78.9)14(21.1)2.64(0.96,23.54)
  35–3933(69.80)19(30.2)3.09 (0.24,39.54)
 Place of residence
  Urban10(15.4)55(84.6)25.03(12.05,52.02)*4.74(1.0,22.36)*
  Rural264(82)58(18)11
 Family size
  < =493(65.5)49(34.5)1 
  5–679(71.8)31(28.2)1.77(0.38,8.20)
  > =7102(75.6)33(24.41.76(0.61,5.05)
 Monthly income
  < 500 birr38(69.1)17(30.9)1 
  500–100 birr88(75.2)29(24.8)0.26(0.07,1.02)
  > =1001 birr147(68.7)67(31.3)0.25(0.09,1.10)
 Educational status of Respondents
  No formal Education190(77.2)58(22.8)11
  Primary Education78(72.2)30(27.8)1.31(0.78,2.19)0.61(0.25,1.48)
  Secondary and above6(18.2)27(81.8)15.27(6.0,38.83)*4.23(1.19,14.98)*
 Educational status of husband
  No formal Education162(82.2)35(17.8)1 
  Primary Education95(69.3)42(30.6)2.84(0.53,15.22)
  Secondary and above15(30.6)34(69.4)1.75(0.37,8.13)
 Occupation of the respondent
  House wife201(71.7)56 (28.3)1 
  Livestock rearing66(72.5)25 (27.5)0.11(0.16,1.05)
  Government employed2(13.3)13(86.7)0.38(0.52,2.68)
  Merchant, Daily labourer and student5(20.8)1979.2)0.17(0.00,4.06)
 Occupation of the husband
  Farmer157(71.6)62(28.3)1 
  Livestock rearing101(90.1)11(9.8)0.29(0.05,1.53)
  Government employed5(20)20(80)0.12(0.01,1.04)
  Merchant, Daily labourer and student9(25.9)18(74.1)0.98(0.11,8.69)
Service accessibility and utilization factors
 Time taken to nearby health facility with SBA
  < 1 h28(30.4)64(69.6)15.24(8.47,27.41)*4.24(1.18,15.20)*
  1-2 h46(70.8)19(29.2)2.75(1.43,5.32)2.28(0.91,5.75)
  2 h and above200(87)30(13%)11
 Decision maker about the past place of delivery
  Myself122(85.3)21(14.7)11
  My husband /Mother- in- l aw/Others47(82.5)10(17.5)1.24(0.54,2.82)1.07(0.3,3.84)
  Both of us (Me and my husband)105(56.1)82(43.9)4.54(2.63,7.83)*2.91(1.17,7.24)*
 ANC Frequency
  < 4 visits148(83.1)30(16.9%)11
  4 and above30(27)81(73%)13.32(7.50,23.65)*5.43(2.56,11.55)*
Obstetric factors
 BPACR Status/Arrangement taken
  Not well prepared156(93.4)11(6.6)11
  Well prepared118(53.6)102(46.4)12.26(6.3,23.87)*4.79(1.85,12.39)*
 knowledge on danger of obstetrics problems related to postpartum
  Not knowledgeable201(84.5)37(15.5)11
  Knowledgeable73(49)76(51)5.66(3.52,9.1)*2.63(1.19,5.81)*
 Knew about presence of maternity waiting home in nearby HC
  Yes195(67.9)92(32.1)1.78(1.03,3.05)*3.76(1.14,12.43)*
  No79(79)21(21)11