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Table 4 Bivariate and multivariable analysis of determinates for neonatal mortality among study participants in selected hospitals of Gamo and Gofa Zones, Southern Ethiopia, 2018/9 (n = 6769)

From: Neonatal mortality and its determinates in public hospitals of Gamo and Gofa zones, southern Ethiopia: prospective follow up study

VariablesCrude estimate βAdjusted estimate β
95%CI
Place of residence
 Urban−0.69(−1.19,-0.20)− 0.29(− 0.87,0.27)
Age of the mother
 25–34− 0.26(− 0.86,0.34)−0.71(− 1.48,0.06)
  ≥ 352.07 (1.47,2.66)1.34 (0.54,2.14)*
Birth interval
 Not applicable (primi)NANA
  < 24 month−1.34(−2.74,0.06)−0.65(− 2.27,0.98)
 24–48 month− 0.66(− 1.86,0.53)−0.38(− 1.76,0.99)
Number of ANC visits
 1–3 visit−1.77(− 2.42,-1.12)−0.64(− 1.36,0.08)
  ≥ 4 visit−2.12(− 2.68,-1.57)− 0.88(− 1.54,-0.21)*
Party
 Multipara0.37(− 0.15,0.88)0.49(− 1.05,2.03)
Prelabour rupture of membrane
 Yes1.08 (0.58,1.58)0.34(−0.31,0.99)
Presentation
 Non-vertexa1.56 (1.06,2.05)1.15 (0.59,1.69)*
Gestational age
  < 37 week1.94 (1.45,2.43)1.18 (0.46,1.89)*
Birth weight
  < 2500 g2.22 (1.73,2.72)0.66(−0.07,1.39)
Sex of the neonate
 Male1.47 (0.82,2.12)0.91 (0.21,1.61)*
  1. abreech, transverse, face and brow, NA: not applicable and *Significant at P < 0.05.