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Table 2 Binary logistic regression output of determinants of anemia during pregnancy (n = 550)

From: Pregnant mothers are more anemic than lactating mothers, a comparative cross-sectional study, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia

Variables Anemia COR[95% CI] AOR[95% CI] p-value
Yes No
Residence Urban 32 261 0.08 [0.05–0.13] 0.14 [0.08–0.25] <0.01
Rural 155 102
History of malaria Yes 83 63 3.8 [2.51–5.76] 2.84[1.65–4.92] <0.01
No 104 300
History of abortion Yes 27 9 6.64 [2.9–15.59] 4.44 [1.58–12.05] 0.01
No 160 354
Hookworm infection Present 78 20 12.27 [6.97–21.78] 5.97 [3.03–11.76] <0.01
Absent 109 343
Iron supplementation during pregnancy Supplied 141 343 0.18 [0.1–0.32] 0.12 [0.06–0.25] <0.01
Not supplied 46 20
Tea consumption Yes 110 68 6.2 [4.11–9.37] 2.88 [1.54–5.38] <0.01
No 77 295
Occupation Government employ 22 96 0.37 [0.22–0.63] 0.35 [0.18–0.69] <0.01
Others 165 267
  1. COR crude odds ratio, AOR adjusted odds ratio