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Table 3 Association between socio-demographic, services and reproductive factors and IUCD discontinuation

From: Rates of IUCD discontinuation and its associated factors among the clients of a social franchising network in Pakistan

Variables APR* (95% C.I)
Status of contraception before IUCD insertion
Using a contraceptive method 1 --
Not using any method 1.4 1.2-1.7*
Experience health problem after IUCD insertion
No 1 --
Yes 4.5 3.8-5.3*
Region   
Sindh 1 --
Southern Punjab 2.0 1.5-2.6*
Northern Punjab 1.7 1.3-2.2*
Time taken to get to the Suraj facility
More than 60 minutes 1 --
30 to 60 minutes 2.7 1.7-4.5*
Less than 30 minutes 2.6 1.6-4.4*
Receiving of IUCD
24 month ago 1 --
12 month ago 1.4 1.1-1.7*
6 month ago 1.2 1.0-1.5
  1. APR: Adjusted prevalence ratio