Predictor variables of consistent condom use Condom use in last 12 month Crude OR (95%CI) Adjusted OR (95%CI)
Infrequently Consistently
Gender (N=253) Male 47.6 20.2 0.6(0.3,1.1) 0.3(0.2,1.4)
Female 19.2 13.0 1.00 1.00
Drink Alcohol(N=253) No 12.8 24.1 2.5(1.5,4.5)* 0.8(0.3,2.6)
Yes 54.0 9.1 1.00 1.00
Have monthly income (N=253) No 22.9 3.2 1.00 1.00
Yes 43.9 30.0 4.9(2.2,10.9)* 6.0(2.9,12.4)*
Faculty of respondents (N=253) Non health 77.1 5.5 1.00 1.00
Health 4.7 27.7 4.0(2.2,9.5)* 4.0(1.6,10.1)*
Place of  previous resident (N=253) Rural 27.6 2.4 1.00 1.00
Urban 28.2 30.8 11.1(6.2,16.3)* 8.3(6.2,10.9)*
Communication with parents about sexual issues(N=253) Poor 29.0 5.5 1.00 1.00
Better 37.8 27.7 2.0(1.2,3.9)* 1.3(0.5,3.3)
Age(yrs) of 1st  Sexual intercourse (N=253) ≤18years 10.0 5.0 1.00 1.00
>18years 47.0 28.2 4.1(1.6,10.9)* 1.4(0.9, 2.3.)
*Statistically significant.
Table 2: Unadjusted and Adjusted Odds ratios and (95% confidence intervals) from logistic regression showing effects of selected Characteristics (predictor variables) on the likely hood of consistent condom use in the last 12 month among Wolaita Sodo University Students.
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