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Table 2 Results from bivariate and logistic regression analysis for JSY utilization by background factors in India, 2015–16

From: Regional inequality in the Janani Suraksha Yojana coverage in India: a geo-spatial analysis

Variables JSY (%) OR (95% C.I.)
Age (in years)
 Less than 25 36.6 Ref.
 25 or more 36.3 1.06***(1.03–1.08)
Met with CHW
 No 29.7 Ref.
 Yes 42.6 1.71***(1.67–1.75)
Educational level
 No schooling 51.4 Ref.
 Educated 32.3 0.78***(0.76–0.81)
Caste
 Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe 44.3 Ref.
 Non-Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe 33.0 0.82***(0.80–0.84)
Religion
 Hindu 37.9 Ref.
 Non-Hindu 29.9 0.76***(0.74–0.79)
Wealth quintile
 Poor 53.2 Ref.
 Non-poor 26.2 0.48***(0.47–0.49)
Mass media exposure
 No exposure 54.4 Ref.
 Some exposure 32.12 0.85***(0.83–0.88)
Place of residence
 Urban 21.4 Ref.
 Rural 43.8 1.46***(1.42–1.50)
  1. JSY: Janani Suraksha Yojana, OR: Odds Ratio, CI: Confidence Interval, ***if p< 0.01, Ref: Reference category, %: percentage, CHW: Community health worker