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Table 6 Multivariable multilevel logistic regression analysis of individual and community level factors associated with unscheduled contraceptive discontinuation, EDHS 2016, January 2018

From: Reasons and multilevel factors associated with unscheduled contraceptive use discontinuation in Ethiopia: evidence from Ethiopian demographic and health survey 2016

Fixed Effect Of VariablesAOR (95% CI)
MODEL-1MODEL-2MODEL-3
Age group
 15–240.885(0.72, 1.088) 1.083(0.880, 1.333)
 25–341 1
 35–490.891(0.737, 1.077) 0.933(0.712, 1.222)
Media exposure
 Not exposed0.939(0.792, 1.116) 0.941(0.788, 1.123)
 exposed1 1
Heard about FP at Community event
 Not heard0.881(0.762, 1.018) 0.910(0.787, 1.052)
 heard1 1
Number of children
  < =10.718 (0.592, 0.872) 0.682 (0.561, 0.828)*
  > =21 1
Household head
 Male1 1
 Female1.316 (1.109, 1.561) 1.281 (1.079, 1.520)*
Respondent’s occupation
 No occupation0.793(0.658, 0.955) 0.812(0.673, 0.979)*
 Professionals1 1
 Services1.016(0.727, 1.419) 1.017(0.727, 1.421)
 Skilled manual0.812(0.659, 0.999) 0.834(0.676, 1.029)
 Unskilled manual0.809(0.479, 1.369) 0.739(0.439, 1.241)
 Others0.653(0.424, 1.006) 0.641(0.0.416, 0.987)
Household wealth index
 Poorest0.834(0.631, 1.103) 0.753,(0.567, 0.997)*
 Poorer0.917(0.710, 1.183) 1.206(0.912, 1.594)
 Middle1 1
 Richer0.984(0.768, 1.259) 1.269(0.946, 1.702)
 Richest1.064(0.830, 1.364) 1.089(0.758, 1.566)
RELIGION
 Orthodox1 1
 Catholic0.723(0.299, 1.747) 1.176(0.489, 2.828)
 Protestant0.595 (0.481, 0.734) 0.822(0.646, 1.046)
 Muslim0.985(0.813, 1.193) 1.129(0.921, 1.383)
 Traditional1.339(0.263, 6.832) 1.324(0.260, 6.745)
 Others1.053(0.303, 3.654) 1.207(0.343, 4.242)
Region
 Tigray 1.847 (1.264, 2.701)1.883 (1.267, 2.798)*
 Afar 0.379 (0.202, 0.713)0.370 (0.196, 0.697)*
 Amhara 1.394(0.956, 2.031)1.333(0.906, 1.963)
 Oromia 0.901(0.610, 1.329)0.903(0.611, 1.963)
 Somali 0.718(0.270, 1.911)0.655(0.245, 1.754)
 Benshangul 0.991(0.653, 1.505)0.924(0.605, 1.412)
 SNNPR 0.691 (0.419, 0.914)0.682(0.451, 1.031)
 Gambella 0.887(0.581, 1.355)1.004(0.653, 1.544)
 Harari 0.804(0.523, 1.234)0.768(0.499, 1.182)
 Adiss abab 1.398(0.979, 1.997)1.474(1.030, 2.108)*
 Dire dawa 11
Community contraceptive
 Low 1.984 (1.651, 2.383)1.945 (1.618, 2.339)*
 High 11
Community education
 Low 1.313 (1.052, 1.639)1.246(0.998, 1.556)
 High 11
Community wealth
 Poor 0.748 (0.595, 0.942)0.763 (0.596, 0.977)*
 Rich 11
Community media
 Not exposed 0.919(0.735, 1.151)0.957(0.763, 1.201)
 exposed 11
Residence
 Rural 0.835(0.636, 1.095)0.768(0.557, 1.06)
 Urban 11
  1. (1)-reference category, (*) – indicates significant predictors