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Table 4 Binary and multivariable logistic regression analyses showing the impact of selected variables on Anemia in Wayu Tuqa distrit, Ethiopia, 2016 (n = 448)

From: Anemia and its determinant of in-school adolescent girls from rural Ethiopia: a school based cross-sectional study

Characteristics Anemia Crude OR Adjusted OR
Yes (%) NO n (%) (95% CI) (95% CI)
Age
 15–19 96(5.6) 153 (34.1) 3.1 (2.67 7.1) 3.8 (2.3 8.5) *
 10–14 25 (21.4) 174 (38.9) 1  
Residence
 Rural 107 (21.9) 229 (51.1) 2.8 (1.785.9) 3.4 (1.9 7.0)*
 Urban 14 (3.1) 98 (21.9) 1 1
Family size
 1–5 32 (7.1) 85 (18.9) 1
 >5 89 (19.9) 242 (54) 1(0.6 1.56)  
Status of menarche
 Attained 92 (20.5) 209 (46.7) 1.79 (1.1 2.8) 2.3 (1.3 4.2) *
 Not attained 29 (6.5) 118 (26.3) 1  
Mothers educational status
 No education 61 (13.6) 146 (32.6) 1.34 (0.79 7.4)
 Primary 37 (8) 94 (21) 1.27(.62 5.8)  
 Secondary and above 26 (5.8) 84 (18.8) 1  
Dietary Diversity Score
 Low 106 (23.7) 147 (32.8) 1.44 (0.47 2.55)
 Medium 73(16.3) 110 (24.6) 1.33 (0.36 13.45)
 High 4(0.89) 8 (1.7) 1  
  1. *denotes significance in the multivariate analysis
  2. - Not significant
  3. Only signifivcant varaibles are boldfaced