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Table 4 Associations between exposure, mediators and outcome variable

From: Association between sexual violence and unintended pregnancy among married women in Zambia

Mediation Models ß P-value
Mediation Model I
  Ever used any contraception and sexual violence (path a1’) 0.357 0.001
  Unintended pregnancy and sexual violence (path b1’) 0.594 0.000
  Unintended pregnancy and ever used any contraception controlled for sexual violence (path c') 0.210 0.006
Mediation Model II
  RHDMC and sexual violence (path a2’) -0.323 0.000
  Unintended pregnancy and sexual violence (path b1’) 0.603 0.000
  Unintended pregnancy and RHDMC controlled for sexual violence (path c') -0.005 0.939
Mediation Model III
  Ever used any contraception and sexual violence (path a1’) 0.391 0.000
  Ever used any contraception and RHDMC (path d’) 0.403 0.000
  Unintended pregnancy and Sexual violence and Sexual violence (path c’) 0.592 0.000
  Unintended pregnancy and Ever use of any contraception (path b1’) 0.211 0.005
  Unintended pregnancy and RHDMC (path b2’) -0.018 0.767
  RHDMC and sexual violence (path a2’) -0.323 0.000