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Table 4 Crude and adjusted odds ratios (OR) of domestic violence with the characteristics of women and their husband

From: Does husband’s alcohol consumption increase the risk of domestic violence during the pregnancy and postpartum periods in Nepalese women?

Variables Crude OR (95%CI) Adjusted OR (95%CI) P value
Husband drink alcohol    <  0.001
 No 1 1  
 Yes 2.47 (1.7, 3.6) 2.12 (1.4, 3.2)  
Ethnicity of women    <  0.001
 Bramin/chhetri/Newar 1 1  
 Janjati 2.89 (2.0, 4.2) 2.43 (1.6, 3.7)  
Education of women    < 0.001
 Literate 1 1  
 Illiterate 6.62 (3.3,13.3) 6.09 (2.9–13)  
Marriage duration (years)    0.006
  ≤ 1 1 1  
 2–5 2.32 (1.45,3.7) 2.27 (1.4, 3.8)  
  ≥ 6 2.06 (1.26,3.36) 1.68 (0.9, 2.9)  
Husband controlling behavior    < 0.001
 No 1 1  
 Yes 4.46 (3.02,6.58) 4.38 (2.9, 6.7)  
  1. OR odds ratio, CI confidence interval