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Table 4 Risk factors associated with neonatal mortality

From: Determination of neonatal case-specific fatality rates in a tertiary health institution in North Central Nigeria

Variable Mortality rate (%) COR CI
Place of delivery
 Out born 17.8 1.69 1.11, 2.55
 Inborn 11.4   
Mode of delivery
 spontaneous vertex delivery 23.0 3.54 2.14, 5.86
 caesarean section 5.7   
Gender  
 Male 13.8 0.82 0.54, 1.23
 Female 16.4   
Gestation
 Preterm 20.7 2.03 1.35, 3.05
 Term 11.3   
Birth weight category  
  < 2500 g 22.3 4.12 2.37, 7.17
  ≥ 2500 5.4