Table 4: Risk factors associated with anaemia ( 11 g/dl).

Factor levelRisk factorCrude ORAdjusted OR(95% CI)P-value

BackgroundAge (continuous per year)1.00.98(0.931.04).51
District of residence
 Kampala1.01.0
 Wakiso1.151.11(0.602.07).74
 Other0.400.44(0.131.52).20
Education (continuous per level)1.141.14(0.731.77).57
IntermediateGravidity
 G11.01.0
 G2-31.041.0(0.561.80).98
G40.860.70(0.301.63).51
Placental malaria (active + past) 2.31 2.35(1.27–4.35).006
Active infection 2.66 2.76(1.40–5.45).003
 Past infection1.371.53(0.444.66).48
ProximateUsed bednet0.730.67(0.371.20).18
Received IPT
 None1.01.0
 1 dose of SP1.051.17(0.64-2.13).62
 2 doses of SP1.461.17(0.47-2.86).74
Iron supplementation1.511.96(0.67-5.71).22
Folic acid supplementation1.260.70(0.29-1.71).43

Significant associations ( ).