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Table 6 The association (OR, 95% CI) between socio-demographic characteristics, occupation, district of residence, health facility and perinatal death

From: Individual and health facility factors and the risk for obstructed labour and its adverse outcomes in south-western Uganda

Characteristics n/N % COR (95% CI)
Age group of woman (years)    
15-19 25/262 9.5 0.69 (0.43-1.12)
20-29 82/649 12.6 1.0 (ref)
≥30 52/237 21.9 1.93 (1.31-2.86)
Parity    
0 41/462 8.9 0.40 (0.26-0.63)
1 22/253 8.7 0.40 (0.23-0.68)
2-4 50/256 19.5 1.0 (ref)
≥5 46/152 30.3 1.81 (1.13-2.90)
Singleton/multiple    
Singleton 160/1119 14.3 1.40 (0.54-3.62)
Multiple 5/48 10.4 1.0 (ref)
Occupation    
Salaried employee/business 4/122 3.3 1.0 (ref)
Subsistence farmer 27/173 15.6 5.45 (1.85-16.02)
Housewife 42/353 11.9 3.98 (1.40-11.35)
District of residence    
Mbarara 36/375 9.6 0.82 (0.50-1.37)
Bushenyi 32/282 11.3 1.0 (ref)
Ibanda 15/99 15.2 1.39 (0.72-2.70)
Isingiro 34/190 17.9 1.70 (1.01-2.87)
Kiruhura 16/93 17.2 1.62 (0.84-3.12)
Other districts 32/128 25.0 2.60 (1.51-4.48)
Health facility    
Comboni hospital 8/70 11.4 0.85 (0.39-1.83)
Ibanda hospital 49/225 21.8 1.84 (1.25-2.70)
Ishaka Adventist hospital 8/86 9.3 0.68 (0.32-1.45)
Kitagata hospital 5/59 8.5 0.61 (0.24-1.57)
Mbarara regional referral hospital 93/708 13.1 1.0 (ref)
Rushere Community hospital 2/19 10.5 0.78 (0.18-3.43)