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Table 4 Multivariate logistic regression analysis of factors associated with anemia among pregnant women attending ANC at WURH, Western Ethiopia, 2019

From: Prevalence of anemia and its associated factors among pregnant women attending antenatal care follow up at Wollega University referral hospital, Western Ethiopia

Variable Category Anemia COR (95%) AOR (95%)
Yes No
Age 20–30 26 130 1 1
31–40 9 76 0.938 [0.106–8.287] 2.145 [0.90–3.150]
> 40 16 29 0.201 [0.023–1.736] 1.660 [0.32–2.880]
Birth interval (in year) <  2 46 164 3.98 [1.973–8.724] 2.56 [2.84–4.52]*
> 2 5 71 1 1
Parasite infection Yes 11 21 2.8 [0.16–0.797] 2.211 [0.896–5.461]
No 40 214 1 1
Malarial attack in the past 12 months Yes 19 26 4.77 [1.113–5.656] 2.585 [1.181–5.656]*
No 32 209 1 1
Iron supplementation Yes 28 193 1 1
No 23 42 0.260 [0.17–0.997] 0.542 [0.251–1.40]
Occupation House wife 8 50 0.347 [0.551–7.165] 1.987 [0.551–7.165]
Employed 4 72 0.50 [0.569–10.923] 2.492 [0.569–10.903]
Farmer 30 45 4.167 [0.179–3.230] 0.760 [0.179–3.230]
Daily labor 5 18 1.736 [0.039–0.367] 8.33 [2.724–25.497]*
Merchant 4 50 1 1
  1. Key: * = significant association at P-value < 0.05