Table 4

Logit models with maternal pregnancy history and other individual correlates of contraceptive use

Kenya (2008–2009)Uganda (2011)Tanzania (2010)Rwanda (2010)Burundi (2010)
OR95% CIOR95% CIOR95% CIOR95% CIOR95% CI
Pregnancy history: wanted (ref)
 Mistimed0.63***0.48 to 0.830.76**0.62 to 0.930.900.74 to 1.100.84*0.73 to 0.960.70***0.56 to 0.87
 Unwanted0.820.57 to 1.170.710.50 to 1.010.62*0.39 to 0.980.870.71 to 1.070.740.49 to 1.12
Maternal age: 15–19 (ref) (years)
 20–290.41**0.23 to 0.730.700.45 to 1.090.51**0.32 to 0.830.980.54 to 1.780.620.29 to 1.31
 30–390.20***0.10 to 0.370.38***0.23 to 0.640.37***0.22 to 0.621.070.59 to 1.960.640.29 to 1.38
 40–490.16***0.07 to 0.370.45*0.23 to 0.870.33***0.18 to 0.631.460.76 to 2.790.940.41 to 2.16
Desire for more children: no more (ref)
 Want more1.96***1.44 to 2.661.64***1.28 to 2.112.35***1.83 to 3.031.53***1.30 to 1.802.18***1.68 to 2.82
 Parity1.40***1.31 to 1.511.18***1.11 to 1.261.26***1.18 to 1.331.11***1.06 to 1.161.14***1.07 to 1.21
  • *p≤0.05; **p≤0.01; ***p≤0.001.