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Table 5 Estimated predictors of Stunting among 25–72- month old Children

From: Prevalence and determinants of stunting in a conflict-ridden border region in Armenia - a cross-sectional study

  Model A Model B Model C Model D Model E Model F Model G
OR (95%CI) OR (95%CI) OR (95%CI) OR (95%CI) OR (95%CI) OR (95%CI) OR (95%CI)
Fixed Effects Estimates
Gender
 Male 2.36* (1.03,5.38)      2.5* (1.05, 5.9) 2.47* (1.04,5.86)
 Female (Ref)       1.00 1.00
BMI 1.22* (1.04, 1.42)   1.25**(1.07, 1.47) 1.25**(1.07, 1.47) 1.26** (1.07, 1.48) 1.26** (1.06, 1.49) 1.26** (1.06, 1.5)
Age 0.98 (0.96, 1.01)      0.99 (0.96, 1.01) 0.99 (0.96, 1.01)
Breastfeeding duration (months) 1.05* (1.00, 1.10)   1.06* (1.00, 1.10) 1.05* (1.00, 1.11) 1.05* (1.00, 1.11) 1.04 (0.99, 1.10) 1.04 (0.99, 1.1)
Mother’s height (centimeters) 0.87*** (0.81, 0.94)   0.87 *** (0.81, 0.94) 0.86 *** (0.80, 0.94) 0.87*** (0.81,0.94) 0.87***(0.81,0.94) 0.86***(0.79,0.93)
Anemia
 Positive     2.28(0.79, 6.61) 2.39 (0.82, 6.94) 2.19 (0.75, 6.39) 2.30 (0.79, 6.72)
 Negative(Ref)     1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
Residence level variables
Mean Socioeconomic score      2.06 (0.70, 6.1)   2.13 (0.67, 6.7)
Error Variance
 Residence Level Intercept (SE)   0.47 (0.51) 0.54 (0.57) 0.50 (0.53) 0.45 (0.50) 0.54 (0.56) 0.39 (0.48)
Model goodness of fit
 -2logL 202.571 235.75 204.69 202.59 199.97 197.34 194.79
 AIC 214.571 239.75 214.69 214.59 213.97 213.34 212.79
 ICC   0.12 0.14 0.13 0.12 0.11 0.13
  1. Abbreviations: SE Standard Error, ICC Intraclass Correlation Coefficient, Ref Reference Category, OR Odds Ratio, CI Confidence Interval
  2. Model A: Multivariable logistic regression Model adjusted for age and gender
  3. Model B: Unconditional model with random intercept
  4. Model C: Multilevel logistic regression model
  5. Model D: Model C + anemia
  6. Model E: Model D + residence level mean socioeconomic score variable
  7. Model F: Model D + adjusted for gender and age
  8. Model G: Model E + adjusted for gender and age
  9. * P < 0.05 ** P < 0.01 *** P < 0.001