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Table 4 Factors associated with parent-adolescent communication about sexual and reproductive health issues among the respondents in Hadiya Zone, Ethiopia,2016

From: Adolescent-parent communication on sexual and reproductive health issues and its factors among secondary and preparatory school students in Hadiya Zone, Southern Ethiopia: institution based cross sectional study

Variables Frequency Crude OR (COR) Adjusted OR(AOR)
95% CI P value 95% CI P value
Age group
 Below median age 128 1.23 (0.84, 1.99) 0.250   
 Above median age 283 1    
Sex
 Male 210 1.22(0.81, 1.82) 0.344   
 Female 201 1    
Religion
 Protestant 285 1    
 Orthodox 68 0.52 (0.19,1.47) 0.221   
 Catholic 27 0.95 (0.54, 1.65) 0.844   
 Muslim 22 2.20(0.83, 5.84) 0.113   
 Others 9 2.29(0.56,9.35) 0.248   
Respondent’s gradea
 Grade 9 172 4.46 (1.66,12.04) 0.003 3.21 (1.16, 8.89) 0.025
 Grade 10 64 1.43 (0.46, 4.45) 0.536 1.07 (0.33, 3.48) 0.913
 Grade 11 139 4.06(1.49, 11.08) 0.006 2.96 (1.06,8.30) 0.039
 Grade 12 36 1   1  
Family residence
 Urban 167 1    
 Rural 244 0.89 (0.59,1.35) 0.60   
Students’ current residence
 Urban with family 140 1    
 Urban house rent 126 1.18 (0.72, 1.95) 0.505   
 Coming from rural daily 145 0.78(0.48, 1.29) 0.336   
Students’ mother education
 Illiterate 187 1    
 Read and write 39 0.77 (0.36,1.65) 0.507   
 Primary school (1–6) 68 0.88 (0.48,1.59) 0.673   
 Junior secondary school (7–8) 49 1.36 (0.71,2.59) 0.353   
 Secondary school (9–12) 44 1.64 (0.84,3.19) 0.146   
 Higher education (12+) 24 1.18 (0.94,2.85) 0.711   
Students’ father education
 Illiterate 121 1    
 Read and write 62 1.75(0.93,3.30) 0.083   
 Primary school (1–6) 45 1.51(0.74, 3.08) 0.253   
 Junior secondary school (7–8) 57 1.23 (0.63, 239) 0.548   
 Secondary school (9–12) 51 1.35 (0.68, 2.69) 0.394   
 Higher education (12+) 75 1.00(0.54, 1.88) 0.990   
Students’ parent monthly income
  < $26 103 0.66(0.39, 1.12) 0.121   
 $27–52 131 1.00(0.63,1.60) 0.983   
  > $52 177 1    
History of sexual intercourse
 No 332 1    
 Yes 79 1.33(0.90,1.95) 0.148   
Ever had heard about AYFSRHs
 No 81 1.15 (0.68,1.85) 0.674   
 Yes 330 1    
Knowledge about availability of AYFSRHs at health facilitiesa
 No 232 0.33(0.22, 0.50) 0.001 0.40(0.26,0.62) 0.001
 Yes 179 1   1  
Ever used AYFSRHsa
 No 260 0.38 (0.25, 0.58) 0.001 0.46(0.29, 0.72) 0.001
 Yes 151 1   1  
AYFSRH visiting status in the last six month
 No 341 0.58 (0.35, 0.98) 0.041 0.85(0.49,1.49) 0.575
 Yes 70 1   1  
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