Table 4

Factors associated with concerns and moral views about providing abortion-related services, according to multivariable regression analyses

Has one or more concern about abortion provisionHas morally favourable views about abortion provision
%Adjusted OR95% CIMeanBeta95% CI
University type
 Secular42* 0.470.23 to 0.953.97* 0.520.32 to 0.72
 Religious (ref)762.92
Gender
 Female52.51.130.65 to 1.953.78* 0.210.05 to 0.37
 Male/other (ref)45.63.66
Age group
 17–19480.710.34 to 1.483.660.02−0.19 to 0.23
 20–24 (ref)513.80
 25–37470.650.28 to 1.493.63−0.22−0.46 to 0.01
Degree pursuit
 Medicine—undecided specialty (ref)443.78
 Medicine—obstetrics/gynaecology specialty511.290.71 to 2.333.840.02−0.15 to 0.20
 Midwifery601.160.58 to 2.303.55−0.12−0.32 to 0.08
Where completed high school
 Santiago metropolitan region501.100.62 to 1.933.77*0.190.02 to 0.36
 Other location (ref)493.62
Political affiliation
 Centre/none (ref)323.71
 Right/centre right81* 2.961.42 to 6.192.88* −0.52−0.72 to 0.31
 Centre left/left520.610.34 to 1.104.21* 0.230.05 to 0.41
Religion
 Catholic or other religion (ref)713.26
 None/Atheist/Agnostic31* 0.480.26 to 0.893.20* 0.220.03 to 0.41
Frequency of religious attendance
 Hardly ever/never (ref)394.04
 Once a month/two to three times a year711.850.83 to 4.113.30−0.20−0.44 to 0.04
 Once a week/two to three times a month88*5.141.73 to 15.262.53* −0.91−1.16 to 0.65
Year in school
 First to second (ref)523.64
 Third to fourth500.900.45 to 1.793.780.14−0.06 to 0.34
 Fifth to seventh/just graduated450.730.31 to 1.733.88*0.340.09 to 0.58
Type of high school attended
 Public (ref)35.63.96
 Private—subsidised52.21.900.96 to 3.753.87−0.03−0.23 to 0.16
 Private—self-paid54.30.950.46 to 1.943.530.05−0.16 to 0.25
  • *P<0.05.

  • aOR, adjusted OR; ref, referent group.