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Table 6 Multivariate analysis of the determinants of child stunting

From: The effect of maternal and child factors on stunting, wasting and underweight among preschool children in Northern Ghana

  p value AOR 95% C.I. for AOR
Lower Upper
Male child 0.003 1.99 1.26 3.13
Maternal height (Reference: At least 160 cm) 0.004    
 <150 cm 0.01 3.87 1.34 11.20
 150–154 cm 0.24 1.50 0.76 2.97
 155–159 cm 0.002 2.21 1.34 3.66
Age of child (Reference: 6–8 months) 0.001    
 9–11 0.14 3.24 0.69 15.10
 12–23 <0.001 9.81 2.85 33.76
 24–59 0.005 5.87 1.73 19.94
Constant 0.000 0.031