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Table 3 Estimated odds ratios for having unintended pregnancy among currently pregnant married women by selected predictors

From: Correlates of unintended pregnancy among currently pregnant married women in Nepal

   Odds ratios
   Model (I) Model (II) Model (III)
Demographic characteristics Age (in years) 1.112*** 1.106*** 1.105***
  Ideal number of children (number) 0.761* 0.751* 0.725**
  Age at first marriage (in years) 0.937** 0.926** 0.929*
Socio-economic characteristics Literacy    
  Illiterate (ref.)    
  Literate 1.221 1.212 1.336
  Occupation    
  Not working/agriculture (ref.)    
  Non-agriculture 0.708 0.587 0.580
  Place of residence    
  Urban (ref.)    
  Rural 0.981 0.963 0.984
Access to health information/services Listens to radio    
  No (ref.)    
  Yes 0.603** 0.583** 0.628*
  Watches television    
  No (ref.)    
  Yes 0.930 0.954 0.959
  FP worker visit    
  Not Visited (ref.)    
  Visited 1.385 1.199 1.274
  Travel time to nearest FP source    
  Up to 30 minutes (ref.)    
  31–60 minutes 1.200 1.159 1.110
  More than one hour 1.549 1.460 1.344
  No response 0.665 0.699 0.607
Socio-cultural factors Religion    
  Non-Hindu (ref.)    
  Hindu - 0.482** 0.468**
  Women autonomy    
  No autonomy (ref.)    
  Some autonomy - 1.305 1.374
Knowledge and practice of FP Knowledge of FP    
  Lower (ref.)    
  Higher - - 0.600**
  Ever use of FP    
  No (ref.)    
  Yes - - 0.994
  -2 log likelihood 868.1 852.0 844.9
  Cox & Snell R square 0.102 0.122 0.131
  1. Note * = p < .05, ** = p < .01 *** = p < .001, ref = reference category