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Table 4 Binary and multivariable logistic regression analysis with appropriate complementary feeding practice among children aged 6–23 months at Gendewuha, Amhara Region, Ethiopia 2020

From: Complementary feeding practice and associated factors among internally displaced mothers of children aged 6–23 months in Amhara region, Northwest Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

Variable Category Appropriate complementary feeding practice COR (95% CI) AOR (95% CI)
Yes No
Child age (month) 6–11 7 (8.8%) 73 (91.2) 0.11 (0.05, 0.27) 0.11 (0.04,0.27) a
12–17 20 (23.5) 65 (76.5) 0.37 (0.19,0.70) 0.35 (0.17,0.70) a
18–23 42 (45.7) 50 (54.3) 1 1
Ethnicity Amhara 2 (11.1) 16 (88.9) 0.32 (0.07,1.43) 0.43 (0.08,2.24)
Kmant 67 (28) 172 (72) 1 1
Maternal age 18–24 9 (15.8) 48 (84.2) 0.27 (0.10,0.72) 0.65 (0.18,2.39)
25–29 28 (25.7) 81 (74.3) 0.50 (0.22,1.12) 0.83 (0.29,2.38)
30–34 18 (31.6) 39 (68.4) 0.66 (0.27,1.59) 1.07 (0.34,3.36)
> 35 14 (41.2) 20 (58.8) 1 1
Support from relatives Yes 1 (6.2) 15 (93.8) 0.17 (0.02,1.31) 0.35 (0.04,3.07)
No 68 (28.2) 173 (71.8) 1 1
Prelactile feeding Yes 5 (14.3) 30 (85.7) 0.41 (0.15,1.11) 0.49 (0.16,1.50)
No 64 (28.8) 158 (71.2) 1 1
Harmful Cultural feeding practice No 40 (30.8) 90 (69.2) 1.50 (0.86,2.62) 2.04 (1.06,3.96) a
Yes 29 (22.8) 98 (77.2) 1 1
  1. COR Crude Odd Ratio, AOR Adjusted Odd Ratio
  2. *p-value<0.05