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Table 5 Logistic regression results for differences in fertility preferences between migrants and non-migrants, PMA2020 Project, Kinshasa 2013

From: The fertility of internal migrants to Kinshasa

  Unmet need Want another child Most recent birth unintended
  Odds SE Odds SE Odds SE
Migrant 1.11 0.18 1.01 0.18 1.07 0.17
Births 1.12*** 0.04 2.21*** 0.13 1.49*** 0.07
Age 0.95*** 0.01 0.64*** 0.04 0.72*** 0.05
Age2 ---- ---- 1.01*** 0.00 1.00*** 0.00
Level of education       
 No education (ref.) ---- ---- ---- ---- ---- ----
 Primary school 1.49 0.37 1.28 0.37 1.42 0.33
 Middle secondary 1.16 0.31 1.12 0.34 1.56* 0.40
 Advanced secondary + 0.57 0.22 1.46 0.60 0.84 0.31
Marital status       
 Married (ref.) ---- ---- ---- ---- ---- ----
 Separated/divorced/widowed 2.99*** 0.77 1.74 0.62 1.22 0.34
 Never married ---- ---- 1.29 0.25 4.09*** 0.78
Household wealth       
 Quintile 1 (lowest, ref.) ---- ---- ---- ---- ---- ----
 Quintile 2 1.12 0.21 0.91 0.19 1.43* 0.28
 Quintile 3 0.99 0.20 1.09 0.23 0.91 0.18
 Quintile 4 0.81 0.17 1.10 0.24 0.94 0.20
 Quintile 5 (highest) 1.15 0.26 1.12 0.25 1.09 0.25
N= 1175 2197 1296
  1. *p ≤ 0.10; **p ≤ 0.05; ***p ≤ 0.01; the quadratic term for age was not statistically significant in the model for unmet need and was therefore left out; unmet need was calculated only for ever-married women, and recent birth unintended was available only for women ever giving birth