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Knowledge about Neonatal Danger Signs and Associated Factors among Mothers Attending Immunization Clinic at Arba Minch General Hospital, Southern Ethiopia: A Cross-Sectional Study

Table 4

Bivariate and multivariable analysis of factors associated with knowledge on neonatal dangers sign among mothers visiting immunization unit of Arba Minch General Hospital, Southern Ethiopia, 2018.

Knowledge of mothers on danger sign95% CI
VariablesPoor (n (%)Good (n (%)CORAOR

Mother’s age
15-2447(67.1%)23(32.9%)1
25-3492(57.9%)67(42.1%)1.488(0.825,2.684)1.643(0.857,3.149)
35-4465(56.0%)51(44.0%)1.603(0.863,2.978)1.536(0.764,3.089)
Mother’s educational status
No formal education37(80.4%)9(19.6%)1 1
Primary63(51.6%)59(48.4%)3.850(1.712,8.658) 4.454(1.423,13.936)
Secondary42(46.2)49(53.8%)4.796(2.077,11.076)5.638(1.677,18.949)
Above secondary62(72.1%)24(27.9%)1.591(0.668,3.789)1.832(0.520,6.456)
Father’s educational status
No formal education26(76.5%)8(23.5%)11
Primary45(57.0%)34(43.0%)2.456(0.989,6.094)1.038(0.298,3.617)
Secondary38(45.8%)45(54.2%)3.849(1.561,9.489)1.198(0.324,4.428)
Above secondary95(63.8%)54(36.2%)1.591(0.782,4.365)0.750(0.198,2.841)
Parity
Primipara98(64.9%)53(35.1%)11
Multipara106(54.6%)88(45.4%)0.651(0.421,1.009)1.354(0.822,2.230)
Assistance during delivery
Non-health professional41(74.5%)14(25.5%) 11
by health professional163(56.2%)127(43.8%)2.282(1.192,4.369)0.840(0.112,6.307)
Place of delivery
Home42(75.0%)14(25.0%) 11
Health facility162(56.1)%127(43.9%)0.425(0.222,0.813) 2.012(0.265,15.262)
Antenatal care followup
Yes192(58.0%)139(42.0%)4.344(0.957,19.718)1.980(0.358,10.958)
No12(85.7%)2(14.3%) 11
Postnatal care followup
Yes24(46.2%)28(53.8%)1.858(1.026,3.365)2.644(1.357,5.151)
No180(61.4%)113(38.6%)11

P-value less than 0.05, p-value less than 0.25.

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