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Table 3 Predictors of making adequate ANC visits in Gambia

From: Prenatal care and uptake of HIV testing among pregnant women in Gambia: a cross-sectional study

 OverallUrbanRural
Age (15–19)111
20–240.74 [0.54,1.00]0.91 [0.51,1.63]0.68* [0.47,0.98]
25–290.93 [0.68,1.27]1.13 [0.64,2.01]0.85 [0.59,1.24]
30–341.23 [0.89,1.71]1.50 [0.83,2.71]1.12 [0.75,1.67]
35–391.34 [0.93,1.94]1.76 [0.92,3.36]1.16 [0.74,1.83]
40–441.64* [1.06,2.53]2.20 [0.99,4.88]1.44 [0.85,2.44]
45–491.54 [0.88,2.72]1.02 [0.39,2.69]1.91 [0.93,3.92]
Residency (Urban)1NANA
Rural1.45** [1.15,1.82]  
Education (No Education)111
Primary1.20 [0.96,1.49]1.21 [0.84,1.75]1.16 [0.88,1.52]
Secondary1.07 [0.86,1.32]1.17 [0.86,1.60]0.94 [0.70,1.28]
Higher0.89 [0.52,1.54]1.04 [0.55,1.96]0.46 [0.14,1.56]
Husband’s education (No Education)111
Primary1.01 [0.74,1.38]0.90 [0.57,1.43]1.10 [0.71,1.69]
Secondary1.04 [0.85,1.28]0.95 [0.71,1.27]1.09 [0.82,1.45]
Higher1.42 [0.98,2.05]1.23 [0.76,2.00]1.72 [0.96,3.11]
Employment (Not Working)111
Professional/Technical/Managerial1.26* [1.03,1.53]1.22 [0.94,1.58]1.30 [0.95,1.76]
Agricultural - Self Employed1.22* [1.02,1.45]0.98 [0.61,1.56]1.22 [1.00,1.49]
Wealth quintile (Poorest)111
Poorer1.16 [0.95,1.41]0.76 [0.38,1.51]1.21 [0.99,1.49]
Middle1.09 [0.89,1.35]0.70 [0.40,1.23]1.17 [0.93,1.48]
Richer1.36* [1.04,1.79]0.95 [0.56,1.63]1.32 [0.85,2.04]
Richest2.06*** [1.48,2.87]1.40 [0.80,2.44]1.31 [0.28,6.22]
Access to electronic media (No)111
Yes1.32** [1.08,1.62]1.48 [0.88,2.51]1.28* [1.02,1.61]
Heard of FP on internet (No)111
Yes2.22 [0.87,5.67]1.54 [0.45,5.26]3.14 [0.72,13.65]
Religion (Islam)111
Other2.20 [0.93,5.19]1.37 [0.51,3.65]6.75 [0.90,50.73]
Ethnicity (Mandinka/Jahanka)111
Wollof0.62*** [0.50,0.76]0.89 [0.60,1.32]0.52*** [0.40,0.68]
Jola/Karoninka0.95 [0.70,1.29]0.91 [0.60,1.40]1.01 [0.64,1.60]
Fula/Tukulur/Lorobo0.95 [0.79,1.15]0.87 [0.62,1.23]0.97 [0.77,1.22]
Serahuleh1.12 [0.82,1.51]0.94 [0.52,1.72]1.15 [0.80,1.64]
Other0.98 [0.76,1.27]1.02 [0.72,1.45]0.92 [0.62,1.37]
Parity (1–5)111
> 50.71** [0.57,0.89]0.61* [0.41,0.91]0.78 [0.59,1.02]
Household head (Male)111
Female1.16 [0.94,1.43]1.19 [0.90,1.57]1.12 [0.82,1.55]
Child wanted (Wanted Then)111
Wanted No More1.01 [0.82,1.23]0.93 [0.66,1.30]1.06 [0.81,1.37]
Pseudo R20.030.030.03
  1. Exponentiated coefficients; 95% confidence intervals in brackets
  2. *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01, ***p < 0.001