Table 3

Multivariate logistic regression decomposition analysis of home delivery women who gave birth in the last 10 years preceding 2005–2016 EDHS, Ethiopia

VariablesDifference due to characteristics (E)Difference due to coefficient (C)
Coeff (95% CI)Pct.Coeff (95% CI)Pct.
Age (years)
 <201111
 20–34−0.0026425 (−0.0065794 to 0.0012943)1.20780.0097217 (−0.020772 to 0.026531)−1.316
 35–490.00015715 (−0.000019082 to 0.00033337)−0.07180.0028792 (−0.0053135 to 0.024757)−4.4434
Religion
 Orthodox1111
 Muslim0.0011654 (−0.00043086 to 0.0027617)−0.532660.0019208 (−0.0071241 to 0.010966)−0.87792
 Protestant0.0022454 (0.0011048 to 0.0033861)*−1.02630.0067475 (0.00061695 to 0.012878)*−3.084
 Others0.0007805 (0.00022288 to 0.0013381)−0.356740.0013868 (−0.00087756 to 0.0036511)−0.63384
Women education
 No education1111
 Primary−0.0045685 (−0.0081609 to −0.0009761)*2.08810.0014132 (−0.0034075 to 0.0062339)−0.6460
 Secondary−0.0015069 (−0.0022971 to −0.00071672)*0.688740.000085296 (−0.0016957 to 0.0018663)−0.0390
 Higher−0.0030286 (−0.0059084 to −0.00014878)*1.38430.00027299 (−0.00021235 to 0.00075833)−0.1248
Husband education
 No education1111
 Primary−0.001852 (−0.0045476 to 0.00084366)0.846460.003113 (−0.0053549 to 0.011581)−1.4228
 Secondary0.00084942 (0.00042745 to 0.0012714)*−0.388240.0010909 (−0.0027474 to 0.0049291)−0.4986
 Higher−0.0052866 (−0.0080882 to -0.0024849)*2.41630.00025019 (−0.00071622 to 0.0012166)−0.11435
Women occupation
 Not working1111
 Working 0.0006093 (−0.011577 to 0.012796)−0.27849−0.0015175 (−0.014399 to 0.011364)0.69359
0.85821
Husband occupation
 Not working1111
 Working0.0034081 (−0.033625 to 0.040441)−1.55770.033541 (−0.016873 to 0.083956)−15.33
Birth order
 Only one birth1111
 Two to four births0.0015601 (0.00044295 to 0.0026773)*−0.71307−0.01878 (−0.033508 to -0.0040518)*8.5835
 Five and above births−0.0003622 (−0.0006497 to -0.00007469)*0.16555−0.033806 (−0.060462 to -0.0071505)*15.452
ANC visit
 No1111
 Yes−0.076563 (−0.088698 to −0.064428)*34.994−0.0081231 (−0.016207 to −0.000039645)*3.7127
Wealth status
 Poor1111
 Middle0.0007966 (−1.2357e-06 to 0.000077712)−0.01746−0.00020032 (−0.0099877 to 0.009587)0.091558
 Rich−0.000038238 (−0.00122 to −0.00037319)*0.344090.013165 (0.00021347 to 1.026117)−6.0173
Parity
 <21111
 2–50.00111 (−0.0019906 to 0.00018171)−0.507330.0032984 (−0.0092389 to 0 .015836)−1.5076
 >5−0.00090444 (−0.0019906 to 0.00018171)0.413380.0049123 (−0.014804 to 0.024629)−2.2452
Distance health facility
 Not big problem1111
 Big problem−0.0047901 (−0.0085384 to −0.0010417)*2.1894−0.001343(−0.0075911 to 0.0049052)0.61381
Residence
 Urban1111
 Rural0.00007412 (0.000057785 to 0.00009046)*−0.033880.0058021 (−0.022943 to 0.034547)−2.2452
 Constants−0.15848 (−0.23109 to −0.085858)72.433
Overall−0.086145 (−0.12888 to −0.043405)**39.37−0.13264 (−0.087914 to −0.087914)**60.63
  • *significance at P-valve < 0.05, **significance at P-valve < 0.01.

  • ANC, antenatal care; EDHS, Ethiopian Demographic and Health Surveys; Pct, percentage contribution.