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Table 6 Socio-demographic determinants of knowledge about MTCT of HBV using Binary logistics regression analysis

From: Assessing the knowledge of expectant mothers on mother–to-child transmission of viral hepatitis B in Upper West region of Ghana

  Overall WMHD LDHD
P-value OR(95%CI) P-value OR(95%CI) P-value OR(95%CI)
Age
  ≥ 30 years   1.0   1.0   1.0
  ≤ 30 years 0·472 1·24(0·69, 2·20) 0·404 1·60(0·53, 4·82) 0·13 0·56(0·27, 1·19)
Marital status
 Not Married   1.0   1.0   1.0
 Married 0·007 2·13(1·23, 3·69) 0·002 0·27(0·12, 0·62) 0·48 0·77(0·37, 1·60)
Education
 Educated   1.0   1.0   1.0
 Not Educated 0·007 1·83(1·18, 2·84) 0·977 0·99(0·46, 2·12) 0·017 0·49(0·27, 0·88)
Occupation
 Employed   1.0   1.0   1.0
 Not Employed <0·001 2·46(1·54, 3·95) 0·122 0·58(0·29, 1·16) 0·015 0·42(0·21, 0·85)
Family Setup
 Monogamous   1.0   1.0   1.0
 Polygamous 0·965 1·01(0·65, 1·57) 0·015 2·44(1·19, 4·99) 0·092 0·59(0·32, 1·09)
Gravidity
 Multigravida   1.0   1.0   1.0
 Primigravida 0·008 1·92(1·82, 3·10) 0·003 2.99(1·43, 6·24) 0·272 1·45(0·75, 2·84)
Income
  ≥ GHS500   1.0   1.0   1.0
  ≤ GHS500 0·998 5·37(0·00, 0·00) 0·999 3·24(0·00, 0) 0·999 8·38(0·00, 0)