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Table 1 Socio-demographic profile of blood transfused versus non-transfused patients

From: Caesarean delivery-related blood transfusion: correlates in a tertiary hospital in Southwest Nigeria

Variables Transfused
(N = 188)
Not transfused
(N = 718)
Crude Odds Ratio(cOR) 95% CI P value
Age group
  < 20 4(50%) 4(50%) 1.00 reference reference
 20–34 158(21.7%) 569(78.3%) 0.28 0.06–1.22 0.07
 35 and above 26(15.2%) 145(84.8%) 0.18 0.04–0.76 0.02
Marital status
 Single 37(31.9%) 79(68.1%) 0.94 0.33–2.69 0.90
 Married 134(18.8%) 577(81.2%) 0.46 0.17–1.26 0.13
 Separated 6(16.2%) 31(83.8%) 0.39 0.10–1.44 0.16
 Widowed 5(20.8%) 19(79.2%) 0.52 0.13–2.11 0.37
 Divorced 6(33.3%) 12(66.7%) 1.00 reference reference
Social class
 Upper 20(15.6%) 108(84.4%) 0.48 0.28–0.82 0.01
 Middle 67(16.2%) 347(83.8%) 0.50 0.36–0.71 <0.001
 Lower 101(27.7%) 263(72.3%) 1.00 Reference Reference
Parity
 0 49(28%) 126(72%) 1.00 Reference Reference
 1–4 126(19.1%) 532(80.9%) 0.61 0.42–0.89 0.01
 5 and above 3(17.8%) 60(82.2%) 0.56 0.28–1.11 0.09
Obesity
 Yes 77(17.5%) 362(82.5%) 0.68 0.49–0.95 0.02
 No 111(23.8%) 356(76.2%) 1.00 Reference Reference
Unbooked Status
 Yes 98(35.1%) 181(64.9%) 3.23 2.32–4.50 <0.001
 No 90(14.4%) 537(85.6%) 1.00 Reference Reference
  1. *Significant p value < 0.05