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Table 2 Summary of subgroup analysis of the prevalence of neonatal hypothermia in Eastern Africa by country, design and year of publication, from January 2000–December 2019

From: Prevalence of neonatal hypothermia and its associated factors in East Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis

VariablesCharacteristicsPooled prevalence, %(95% CI)I2, (P-value)
By countryEthiopia55.3 (33.7–76.9)99.6%(< 0.001)
Uganda62.6 (30.2–94.9)98.6%(< 0.001)
Kenya60.0 (51.8–68.2)99.5%(< 0.001)
By study designCross-sectional63.5 (56.4–70.6)94.2% (< 0.001)
Cohort33.0 (6.2–72.2)99.8%(< 0.001)
By year of publication2000–201565.1 (47.9–82.2)97.2% (< 0.001)
2016–201957.9 (32.4–75.4)99.6%(< 0.001)