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Table 3 Odds ratios from multivariate logistic regression predicting anemia

From: Predictors of anemia in pregnant women residing in rural areas of the Oromiya region of Ethiopia

  Adjusted odds ratio 95% confidence interval p-value
Household Characteristics
 Lean season 0.80** 0.67, 0.94 0.006
 Goma 0.60** 0.46, 0.78 0.000
 Woliso 0.74* 0.54, 0.997 0.048
 Wealth quintile 1.03 0.97, 1.10 0.219
 HFIASa 1.02** 1.01, 1.04 0.007
 Time to Market (min) 1.00 1.00, 1.00 0.262
 Crop Production Diversity Score 1.04 0.99, 1.10 0.131
 Livestock Production Diversity Score 0.98 0.94, 1.03 0.441
Maternal Characteristics
 Age (years) 1.00 0.99, 1.02 0.561
 Literate 1.06 0.89, 1.27 0.505
 Numerate 0.70** 0.57, 0.85 0.000
 Trimester 0.90 0.76, 1.07 0.229
 Low MUAC 1.30** 1.12, 1.51 0.000
 Previously Pregnant (0 = First, 1 = Has been previously pregnant) 1.50** 1.16, 1.95 0.002
 Has sought ANC this pregnancy 1.17 0.99, 1.39 0.072
 Has had a home visit from an HEW 1.06 0.85, 1.32 0.633
 Use of iron supplements 0.81 0.65, 1.01 0.063
 Received drug for intestinal worms 1.14 0.59, 2.20 0.702
 Handwashing score 0.88** 0.82, 0.94 0.000
 Dietary diversity score 1.05 0.94, 1.17 0.355
 Muslim 1.66** 1.22, 2.26 0.001
 Other religion 1.38* 1.03, 1.85 0.029
  1. Notes: *Statistical significance at p < 0.05, **statistical significance at p < 0.01; aHousehold food insecurity access scale; Reference category for religion was Orthodox and the reference category for woreda was Tiro Afeta