Table 5 : Comparison of positive attitude to family planning between urban and respondents.

Attitude   Urban (n=194)
N(%)
Rural (n=194)
N(%)
Odds Ratio 95% Confidence interval Chi square P-value
Upper limit Lower limit
Only wayward women use contraceptives. Yes 7(3.6) 46 (23.7) 8.303 3.643 18.93 33.24 0.00*
No 187(96.4) 148(76.3) -- -- -- -- --

Birth control is a sin. Yes 48 (24.7) 79 (40.7) 2.089 1.354 3.23 11.25 0.00*
No 146(75.3) 115(59.3)       (10.5) (0.0)

A man should not count his children. Yes 14 (7.2) 24 (12.4) 1.815 0.909 3.62 2.92(2.36) 0.08(0.1)
No 180(92.8) 170(87.6) -- -- -- -- --

Birth control is the woman’s business. Yes 18 (9.3) 19 (9.8) 1.062 0.54 2.09 0.03 0.1
No 176(90.7) 175(90.2) -- -- -- -- --

Family size does not affect the well-being of the
family.
Yes 28 (14.4) 59 (30.4) 2.59 1.56 4.3 14.24 0.00*
No 166(85.6) 135(69.6) -- -- -- (13.3) (0.0)

Note * statistically significant (p<0.05). Yates’ correction (X2).

Ifeadike et al.Research Journal of Women's Health  2015 2:3DOI : 10.7243/2054-9865-2-3