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Table 5 Determinants of current use of family planning among women who have delivered during the last 12 months

From: Determinants of institutional delivery in rural Jhang, Pakistan

  Current use of family planning
%
(1)
Unadjusted odds of current use of family planning
(2)
Adjusted odds current use of family planning
(3)
Marginal effects
%
(4)
Maternal Factors     
Mother's Age     
   Less than 19 7.9 1.00 1.00  
   20-24 8.9 1.13 0.83  
   25-29 13.2 1.75 0.89  
   30 plus 13.3 1.78 0.84  
Parity     
   1 4.9 1.00 1.00  
   2 10.0 2.17** 1.90* 6.3
   3 13.7 3.06*** 2.49** 9.4
   4 13.4 3.02*** 2.33* 8.8
   5 16.6 3.85*** 3.01** 12.3
   6 19.2 4.65*** 3.34** 14.1
   7 plus 16.0 3.60*** 3.38** 14.1
Fertility Desires     
   Want more/undecided 7.3 1.00 1.00  
   Want no more children 16.3 2.45*** 2.16*** 6.7
Mother's Education     
   None 8.9 1.00 1.00  
   Less than primary 10.6 1.24 1.16  
   Primary complete 12.6 1.47 1.61  
   Middle 18.5 2.34*** 2.25** 8.6
   Matriculate or higher 22.3 2.98*** 2.92*** 12.0
Household Factors     
Mother's Autonomy     
   Low 11.7 1.00 1.00  
   Medium 12.7 1.11 0.84  
   High 10.0 0.83 0.60** -4.3
Husband Approval of FP     
   No 4.1 1.00 1.00  
   Yes 17.0 4.87*** 4.42*** 11.3
Wealth Quintiles     
   Lowest/First 6.5 1.00 1.00  
   Second 9.0 1.40 1.38  
   Middle 11.4 1.81* 1.63  
   Fourth 13.5 2.24** 1.64  
   Highest/Fifth 17.6 3.07*** 2.06* 7.2
Program Factors     
Health worker visited during last 12 months     
   No 11.4 1.00 1.00  
   Yes 11.5 1.01 0.89  
Travel time to nearest health facility     
   More than 15 minutes 7.0 1.00 1.00  
   15 minutes or less 15.9 2.50*** 2.10*** 6.4
Mode of travel to nearest facility     
   Motorized 8.0 1.00 1.00  
   Foot 12.9 1.72** 1.69** 4.4
   Other 10.8 1.37 1.97  
Mass Media Exposure     
   Less than once a week 9.8 1.00 1.00  
   At least one a week 16.3 1.77*** 1.38  
Total 11.5 - - -
R-squared - - 16.69% -