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Table 2 Factors associated with LBW: logistic regression model (N =1 312)

From: Coverage and efficacy of intermittent preventive treatment with sulphadoxine pyrimethamine against malaria in pregnancy in Côte d’Ivoire five years after its implementation

   Weight <2500 g Univariate analysis Multivariate analysis
Factors associated N n % OR 95% IC P-value AOR 95% IC P-value
Parity            
Primiparous 306 38 12.42 2.12 1.32 4.42 0.0019 2.03 1.25 3.31 0.0042
Secondiparous 414 36 8.70 1.42 0.88 2.30 0.14 1.32 0.85 2.14 0.25
Multiparous 592 37 6.25 - - - - - - - -
IPTp-sp            
0 436 50 11.46 - - - - - - - -
1 306 19 6.20 0.52 0.30 0.90 0.02 0.54 0.31 0.96 0.03
2 483 39 8.07 0.69 0.44 1.07 0.10 0.70 0.44 1.12 0.14
≥3 87 03 3.44 0.27 0.08 0.91 0.03 0.24 0.07 0.81 0.02
Number of ANC visit            
0 16 3 18.75 - - - - - - - -
1 119 10 8.40 0.53 0.13 2.16 0.38 - - - -
2 197 15 7.61 0.46 0.12 1.77 0.26 - - - -
≥3 980 89 9.08 0.52 0.15 1.82 0.31 - - - -
Placental malaria            
Positive 117 22 18.80 2.87 1.72 4.79 0.0001 2.29 0.81 6.45 0.11
Negative 1195 89 7.45 - - - - -    -
Malaria during pregnancy            
Positive 154 18 11.68 1.47 0.86 2.52 0.15 1.19 0.68 2.10 0.53
Négative 1158 93 8.03 - - - - -    
Peripheral malaria            
Positive 97 18 18.55 3.08 1.76 5.38 0.0001 1.30 0.42 4.06 0.64
Negative 1215 93 7.65 - - - - -    
Anemia at delivery            
Severe anemia 203 23 11.33 1.35 0.77 2.37 0.29 - - - -
Moderate anemia 552 47 8.51 0.94 0.59 1.51 0.82 - - - -