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Table 5 Unadjusted and adjusted odds ratios for having anaemia among women in the study

From: Risk of anaemia among women engaged in biomass-based fish smoking as their primary livelihood in the central region of Ghana: a comparative cross-sectional study

Variable (referent) Unadjusted Adjusted
Relative Risk (95% Cl)b aP-value Relative Risk (95% Cl)b aP-value
Livelihood type
FSL (OL)c 1.2 (0.8, 1.7) 0.331 1.8 (1.1, 3.0) 0.032
Age
  < 35 years (≥35 years)    1.3 (0.9, 2.0) 0.17
Marital status
 Married (Single)    0.9 (0.6, 1.3) 0.55
Ever been pregnant
 Yes (No)    0.8 (0.4, 1.3) 0.33
Dewormed in past 3mos
No (Yes)    0.8 (0.6, 1.2) 0.30
Fever in past 2 weeks     
 Yes (No)    1.2 (0.8, 1.7) 0.47
Household with toilet facility
 No (Yes)    0.7 (0.5, 1.1) 0.09
Cooking fuel
 Biomass fuel (other fuel)    1.2 (0.8, 2.0) 0.38
number of days spent smoking fish
 More days (Fewer days)    0.7 (0.5, 1.2) 0.20
ASF diversity
 Low (High)    1.4 (1.0, 2.1) 0.08
% of iron from ASF
 Low (High)    1.2 (0.9, 1.7) 0.22
  1. a P-value is based on logistic regression: Dependent variable = Anaemia (Present/Not Present)
  2. b 95% CI = 95% Confidence Interval cFish smoking Livelihood (Other Livelihoods)