In school (n=1338) Drop school (n=450) Unadjusted Odds Ratio* Adjusted Odds Ratio† Unmarried (n=1612) Married (n=176) Unadjusted Odds Ratio* Adjusted Odds Ratio†
% % P value % % P value
Uptake of skills and training:
Currently attending tutorial classes Yes 57.8 24.4 0.2 (0.2, 0.3) 0.2 (0.2, 0.3) <0.001 51.7 28.4 0.4 (0.3, 0.6) 0.4 (0.3, 0.6) <0.001
Ever availed career counselling Yes 50.2 18.0 0.2 (0.2, 0.3) 0.2 (0.1, 0.3) <0.001 43.8 26.7 0.5 (0.3, 0.7) 0.5 (0.3, 0.7) <0.001
Ever availed life skills training Yes 51.8 20.1 0.2 (0.1, 0.3) 0.2 (0.1, 0.3) <0.001 46.7 30.6 0.5 (0.3, 0.8) 0.5 (0.3, 0.8) 0.003
leadership Yes 37.4 13.7 0.3 (0.2, 0.3) 0.3 (0.2, 0.3) <0.001 33.0 17.3 0.4 (0.3, 0.6) 0.4 (0.3, 0.6) <0.001
Lifeskills/savings /kishori group Attend ≥monthly 80.9 83.3 1.2 (0.9, 1.6) 1.2 (0.9, 1.5) 0.4 81.5 81.8 1.0 (0.7, 1.6) 1.0 (0.7, 1.6) 0.9
Parivartan Plus Group Attended group 46.6 12.7 0.09 (0.06, 0.1) 0.09 (0.06, 0.1) <0.001 39.5 24.4 0.4 (0.3, 0.6) 0.4 (0.2, 0.6) <0.001
Made new friends past 12 months Yes 48.0 26.7 0.4 (0.3, 0.5) 0.4 (0.3, 0.5) <0.001 43.6 33.5 0.7 (0.5, 0.9) 0.6 (0.4, 0.9) 0.007
Uptake of governmentschemes:
Ag accessing scholarships Yes 79.2 71.1 0.6 (0.5, 0.8) 0.6 (0.5, 0.8) <0.001 77.4 75.6 0.9 (0.6, 1.3) 0.9 (0.6, 1.3) 0.5
Gender attitudes:
Marriage:
Girls should have a say in who they marry Somewhat agree/agree 95.0 95.0 1.0 (0.6, 1.6) 0.9 (0.5, 1.5) 0.7 94.9 96.0 1.3 (0.6, 2.9) 1.3 (0.6, 3.0) 0.5
A wife should always obey her husband Somewhat agree/agree 60.1 80.7 2.8 (2.1, 3.6) 2.8 (2.1, 3.6) <0.001 63.0 85.8 3.6 (2.3, 5.7) 3.5 (2.3, 5.5) <0.001
It's OK for a husband to beat his wife if she has done something wrong Somewhat agree/agree 63.4 74.1 1.6 (1.3, 2.1) 1.6 (1.3, 2.1) <0.001 65.4 72.0 1.4 (1.0, 1.9) 1.3 (0.9, 1.8) 0.2
Education
Daughters should be sent to school only if they're not needed to help at home Somewhat agree/agree 11.3 22.8 2.3 (1.8, 3.1) 2.5 (1.8, 3.3) <0.001 13.8 17.6 1.3 (0.9, 2.0) 1.3 (0.9, 2.0) 0.2
Educated girls become rebellious and don't make good wives Somewhat agree/agree 26.1 36.3 1.6 (1.3, 2.0) 1.6 (1.3, 2.0) <0.001 28.1 33.3 1.3 (0.9, 1.8) 1.3 (0.9, 1.8) 0.1
If there is limited money to pay for tutoring, it should be spent first on sons Somewhat agree/agree 20.2 32.3 1.9 (1.5, 2.4) 1.9 (1.5, 2.5) <0.001 5.9 5.7 1.1 (0.8, 1.6) 1.1 (0.8, 1.6) 0.5
It is equally important to encourage daughters to get an education as it is with sons Somewhat agree/agree 98.4 98.4 1.0 (0.4, 2.4) 1.0 (0.4, 2.5) 0.9 98.3 99.4 3.0 (0.4, 22.6) 3.1 (0.4, 23.2) 0.3
Teasing:
Girls who are harassed or teased encourage it by the way they act or dress Somewhat agree/agree 28.8 26.8 0.9 (0.7, 1.1) 0.9 (0.7, 1.2) 0.4 28.1 30.3 1.1 (0.8, 1.6) 1.2 (0.8, 1.7) 0.4
Mobility:
Girls should have the same rights and freedoms as boys Somewhat agree/agree 98.8 97.3 0.5 (0.2, 1.0) 0.5 (0.2, 1.3) 0.2 98.4 98.3 1.0 (0.3, 3.3) 1.0(0.3, 3.6) 1
Once a girl attains puberty, she shouldn't be allowed to roam free in the village Somewhat agree/agree 41.8 63.6 2.5 (2.0, 3.2) 2.6 (2.1, 3.3) <0.001 46.0 59.1 1.7 (1.2, 2.3) 1.6 (1.1, 2.2) 0.005
Eve teasing:
Sexually teased or harassed past 3 mo or past 12mo Yes 12.9 8.5 0.6 (0.4, 0.9) 0.6 (0.4, 0.9) 0.007 12.1 9.2 0.7 (0.4, 1.3) 0.7 (0.4, 1.3) 0.3
School environment:
Harassing/bullying school environment Yes 3.8 6.0 1.7 (1.0, 2.7) 1.6 (0.9, 2.6) 0.09 4.6 2.3 0.5 (0.2, 1.4) 0.5 (0.2, 1.4) 0.17
Harsh physical punishment by teachers Yes 4.6 9.3 2.1 (1.4, 3.2) 2.0 (1.3, 3.2) 0.002 5.6 6.8 1.2 (0.6, 2.2) 1.2 (0.6, 2.2) 0.7
Empowerment:
Self-efficacy scale Medium/ High 80.3 45.6 0.2 (0.2, 0.3) 0.2 (0.2, 0.3) <0.001 74.1 50.9 0.4 (0.3, 0.5) 0.4 (0.3, 0.5) <0.001
Activism scale Medium/ High 76.3 46.0 0.3 (0.2, 0.3) 0.2 (0.2, 0.3) <0.001 71.0 47.9 0.4 (0.3, 0.5) 0.4 (0.3, 0.6) <0.001
I do not have hope for my future Somewhat agree/agree 11.2 24.4 2.6 (1.9, 3.4) 3.1 (2.3, 4.2) <0.001 13.3 26.1 2.4 (1.6, 3.5) 2.3 (1.6, 3.5) <0.001