Table 4

Crude and adjusted OR for ‘not being asked by a healthcare worker about abuse’ and associated factors adjusted for all included variables

OR Crude CI (95%)OR Adjusted CI (95%)
Ever abused
 Yes1.251.04 to 1.500.820.66 to 1.02
 No11
Women’s characteristics
 Age (years)
  16–30  years1.691.41 to 2.020.930.75 to 1.14
  31–44 years11
 Education*
  Low3.833.18 to 4.611.981.58 to 2.47
  High11
 Employment
  Housewife0.770.63 to 0.941.381.07 to 1.78
  Employed11
Geography
 Living area
  Tea plantation sector10.147.89 to 13.049.066.42 to 12.80
  Capital district11
Other characteristics
 Family income
  Low (<30 000 SLR)1.811.48 to 2.220.900.70 to 1.16
  Middle and high11
 Distance†
  Far (<11 km)3.653.01 to 4.431.010.78 to 1.32
  Near1
  • *Education—low (no schooling and primary-level school education only) and high (above primary-level school education).

  • †Distance from the residence to the nearest gender-based violence care centre.