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Table 1 Percent of HIV positive women experiencing of pregnancy wastage by characteristics

From: Pregnancy wastage among HIV infected women in a high HIV prevalence district of India

Characteristics   Number % ever had still birth or abortions Odds Ratio 95 % Confidence Interval p
Lower Upper
Total   633 16.9     
Age <25 years 168 18.5 1.00    
  25+ years 465 16.3 0.86 0.54 1.37 0.53
Place of usual residence Urban 179 16.2 1.00    
  Rural 454 17.2 1.07 0.67 1.71 0.77
Literacy level Literate 327 16.5 1.00    
  Illiterate 306 17.3 1.06 0.70 1.61 0.79
Occupation Cultivator 50 18.0 1.00    
  Labour 259 17.8 0.98 0.45 2.16 0.97
  Household work 279 16.5 0.90 0.41 1.98 0.79
  Others 45 13.3 0.70 0.23 2.15 0.53
Travel due to work Yes 57 5.3 1.00    
  No 576 18.1 3.97 1.22 12.93 0.02
Age at living with current husband <15 years 175 21.1 1.00    
  15-17 years 287 17.4 0.78 0.49 1.26 0.32
  18+ years 170 11.2 0.46 0.26 0.85 0.01
Durations of marriage <5 years 57 7.0 1.00    
  5-9 years 216 17.1 2.74 0.93 8.03 0.07
  10+ years 359 18.1 2.93 1.02 8.38 0.05
Literacy of husband Literate 348 15.2 1.00    
  Illiterate 285 18.9 1.30 0.86 1.97 0.22
Occupation of husband Cultivator 191 16.2 1.00    
  Labour 251 17.9 1.13 0.68 1.86 0.64
  Business/Salaried 167 14.4 0.87 0.49 1.55 0.63
  Others 24 29.2 2.13 0.81 5.55 0.12
Caste SC/ST 267 15.4 1.00    
  OBC 177 19.8 1.36 0.83 2.23 0.23
  Others 189 16.4 1.08 0.65 1.80 0.76
Type of house Thatched/mud roof 248 19.8 1.00    
  Others 385 15.1 0.72 0.47 1.10 0.13
Monthly HH income <Rs 3000 58 24.1 1.00    
  Rs 3000-4999 145 20.0 0.79 0.38 1.62 0.52
  Rs 5000-9999 275 14.9 0.55 0.28 1.09 0.09
  Rs 10000+ 155 14.8 0.55 0.26 1.16 0.11
Type of family Nuclear 497 15.3 1.00    
  Others 136 22.8 1.64 1.02 2.61 0.04
Total number of living children 0 92 23.9 1.00    
  1-2 366 17.5 0.67 0.39 1.17 0.16
  3+ 175 12.0 0.43 0.22 0.84 0.01
Duration since tested HIV-years <2 year 165 15.2 1.00    
  2-3 years 311 18.0 1.23 0.74 2.06 0.43
  4+ years 157 16.6 1.11 0.61 2.02 0.73
Pregnant since tested positive No 400 14.3 1.00    
    21.5     
  Yes 233   1.64 1.08 2.50 0.02