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Table 3 Current use of modern FP methods with regard to socio-demographic characteristics among urban adolescents and young women. Bivariate analysis and Logistic regression model with adjusted odds ratios, Guinea Demographic and Health Survey 2018 (n = 1876)

From: Trends in contraceptive use, unmet need and associated factors of modern contraceptive use among urban adolescents and young women in Guinea

Socio-demographic characteristics Variable Bivariate Multivariate Analysis
OR 95% CI p-value AOR 95% CI Walid test
Lower Upper Lower Upper p-value
Age group (years) 15–19 1     1    
20–24 2.4 1.7 3.5 < 0.001 2.8 1.9 4.1 < 0.001*
Administrative region Conakry 1     1    
Boke urban 0.5 0.3 0.9 0.039 0.6 0.3 1.2 0.125
Faranah urban 1.4 0.7 2.9 0.318 2.6 1.1 6.5 0.04*
Kankan urban 2.1 1.1 3.9 0.018 3.6 1.7 7.8 0.001*
Kindia urban 0.8 0.4 1.7 0.569 0.9 0.4 2 0.851
Labe urban 0.3 0.1 1.4 0.131 0.7 0.1 4.1 0.718
Mamou urban 0.6 0.3 1.2 0.184 1.6 0.8 3.2 0.231
N’Zérékoré urban 1.0 0.6 1.8 0.948 1.5 0.7 3.5 0.312
Education level No education 1     1    
Primary 0.8 0.6 1.3 0.489 0.9 0.5 1.4 0.529
Secondary 0,9 0.7 1.4 0.961 1.0 0.7 1.5 0.993
Higher 2.4 1.5 4.1 0.001 1.8 0.9 3.2 0.063
Religion Muslim 1     1    
Christian and other 1.5 0.9 2.3 0.068 1.0 0.4 2.1 0.923
Marital status Never married 1     1    
Ever married 0.7 0.5 1.1 0.115 0.5 0.3 0.9 0.021*
Ethnicity Sousou 1     1    
Peulh 0.3 0.2 0.5 < 0.001 0.3 0.2 0.4 < 0.001*
Malinké 0.7 0.4 1.2 0.208 0.5 0.3 0.8 0.006*
Other 1.1 0.6 1.7 0.854 0.7 3.3 1.7 0.462
Household Wealth index (quintiles) Poorer/poorest 1     1    
Middle 8.5 1.5 27.0 0.016 7.7 1.4 42.2 0.019*
Richer 5.6 1.1 17.9 0.041 6.3 1.1 38.1 0.045*
Richest 5.0 1.0 15.6 0.047 5.2 0.9 31.8 0.073
  1. OR Crude odd ratio, AOR Adjusted odds ratio. *p-value = Evidence statistically significant.