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Table 4 Associated factors of birth registration among mothers who had given birth to at least one child since August 2016, Tigray Region, Ethiopia; May, 2018

From: Status and associated factors of birth registration in selected districts of Tigray region, Ethiopia

Variable Does the last birth registered? Odds ratio (95% CI) P-value
Yes
N (%)
No
N (%)
Crude Odd Ratio
(COR) (95% CI)
P-value Adjusted Odd Ratio (AOR) (95% CI)
Age
  ≤ 23® 18 (20.9) 68(79.1) 1   1  
 24–28 54(38.8) 85(61.2) 2.4(1.29, 4.47) 0.00 2.25(1.11, 4.53) 0.02
 29–33 33(37.1) 56(62.9) 2.23(1.13, 4.37) 0.02 2.47(1.14, 5.39) 0.02
  ≥ 34 12(17.4) 57(82.6) 0.79(0.35, 1.79) 0.58 0.77(0.29, 1.99) 0.59
Current Residence
 Urban 89(37.2) 150(62.8) 2.46(1.51, 4.01) 0.00 1.46(0.76, 2.76) 0.02
 Rural® 28(19.4) 116(80.6) 1   1  
Religion
 Orthodox® 102(29.1) 249(70.9) 1   1  
 Muslim 15(46.9) 17(53.1) 2.15(1.04, 4.48) 0.04 2.42(1.06, 5.55) 0.04
Marital Status
 Never Married® 6(15.4) 33(84.6) 1   1  
 Currently Married 104(35.7) 187(64.3) 3.06(1.24, 7.54) 0.02 2.02(0.73, 5.61) 0.17
 Others 7(13.2) 46(86.8) 0.84(0.26, 2.72) 0.77 0.86(0.23, 3.26) 0.82
Educational status
 Illiterate® 11(14.5) 65(85.5) 1   1  
 Primary (1–8) 49(34.5) 93(65.5 3.11(1.51, 6.44) 0.00 3.40(1.51, 7.65) 0.00
 Secondary(9–10) 35(29.4) 84(70.6) 2.46(1.16, 5.22) 0.02 2.28(0.97, 5.30) 0.06
 Preparatory & Above 22(47.8) 24(52.2) 5.41(2.29, 12.83) 0.00 4.35(1.60, 11.81) 0.00
ANC visit
 Yes 111(34.3) 213(65.7) 4.60(1.92, 11.04) 0.00 2.67(0.62, 11.37) 0.18
 No® 6(10.2) 53(89.8) 1   1  
Place of Delivery   
 At home® 7(13.7) 44(86.3) 1   1  
 At health center 110(33.1) 222(66.9) 3.12(1.36, 7.14) 0.00 1.55(0.32, 7.45) 0.01
Does the mother has own birth certificate  
 Yes® 49(62.8) 29(37.2) 1   1  
 No 68(22.2) 237(77.7) 0.17(0.10,0.29) 0.00 0.14(0.07, 0.26) 0.00
  1. Keys:®: Reference category