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Table 4 Logistic regression output of determinants of anemia in lactating women (n = 1101)

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 228 344 0.53 [0.41–0.67] 4.03 [2.3–7.03] <0.01
Rural 295 234
History of malaria Yes 274 122 4.11 [3.13–5.40] 4.73 [3.02–7.41] <0.01
No 249 456
History of abortion Yes 50 9 4.62 [2.16–10.18] 7.44 [2.3–24.09] <0.01
No 569 473
Iron supplementation during pregnancy Supplied 45 494 0.02 [0.01–0.02] 0.007 [0.004–0.013] <0.01
Not supplied 478 84
Tea consumption Yes 184 108 2.37 [1.78–3.15] 2.32 [1.48–3.64] <0.01
No 338 470