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Table 9 Multivariate analysis of the determinants of wasting in children

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
Sex of child
 Female    Reference
 Male 0.015 2.400 1.189 4.844
Minimum dietary diversity
 Yes    Reference
 No <0.001 3.733 1.889 7.376
BMI of mother 0.032    
 Normal    Reference
 Underweight 0.009 3.897 1.404 10.820
 Overweight 0.811 1.109 .474 2.597
Constant 0.000 .030