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Table 2 Predictors of the decision not to cut youngest daughter

From: Decision-making in the practice of female genital mutilation or cutting in Sudan: a cross-sectional study

Predictors   95% C.I of OR
ORadj Lower Upper
State
 Gedaref (ref)    
 Khartoum 0.588* .0.351 .0.983
Area of residence
 Urban (ref)    
 Rural 0.702 0.420 1.172
Mother’s level of education
 None (ref)    
 Khalwa (religious school) 1.821 0.652 5.090
 Primary/elementary 1.360 0.625 2.962
 Secondary 3.04* 1.356 6.847
 University/post graduate 3.15* 1.269 7.824
Perceived wealth status
 High (ref)    
 Medium 1.112 0.328 3.768
 Low 0.457 0.116 1.805
Mother’s FGM/C status
 Circumcised (ref)    
 Not circumcised 2.12* 1.091 4.118
Exposure to any pro-FGM/C campaign, information or materials?
 No (ref)    
 Yes 0.503* 0.304 0.831
Exposure to any anti-FGM/C campaign, information or materials?
 No (ref)    
 Yes 2.63* 1.200 5.779
Exposure to any anti or pro-FGM campaign, information or materials?
 No (ref)    
 Yes 1.07 0.364 3.195
  1. *p < 0.05
  2. ORadj Adjusted odds ratio, Ref Reference category