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Table 2 Predictors of child mortality using multivariable logistic regression

From: Socio-economic determinants of child mortality in Pakistan and the moderating role of household’s wealth index

Variables Odds Ratio (OR) Class Interval (C.I) Sig
Lower C.I Upper C.I
Household wealth index
 Poorer Reference
 Richer 0.988 0.779 1.084 0.026
Woman's education
 Less than secondary Reference
 At least secondary 0.788 0.717 0.959 0.038
Husband’s education
 Less than secondary Reference
 At least secondary 0.838 0.769 1.186 0.000
Woman empowerment
 Less empowered Reference
 More empowered 0.948 0.669 1.371 0.028
Unmet need for family planning
 Yes Reference
 No 0.901 0.822 1.108 0.015
Exposure to mass media
 No Reference
 Yes 0.953 0.869 .1.018 0.024
Access to safe drinking water
 No Reference
 Yes 0.908 0.789 0.994 0.000
Access to toilet facility
 No Reference
 Yes 0.815 0.766 0.931 0.000
Woman’s education * wealth index 0.786 0.493 0.927 0.016