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Table 3 Multivariate analysis results for factors associated with stillbirth in Yirgalem General Hospital, August 1, 2015-July 30, 2016

From: Burden of stillbirths and associated factors in Yirgalem Hospital, Southern Ethiopia: a facility based cross-sectional study

Variables Dead (%) COR (95% CI) AOR (95% CI) P-value
Gravidity
 1 12 (6.0) 1.00 1.00  
 2–4 14 (11.3) 2.0 (0.90–4.49) 4.12 (1.40–12.3) 0.011
 > 4 8 (17.8) 3.41 (1.30–8.91) 4.39 (1.21–15.85) 0.024
Parity
 0 12 (5.7) 1.00 1.00  
 1 39 (4.7) 0.81 (0.22–2.96)   
 2–4 15 (21.4) 4.48 (1.98–10.12   
 > 4 4 (14.8) 2.86 (0.85–9.59)   
Mode of admission
 Self-admitted 10 (5.2) 1.00 1.00  
 Referred from other facilities 24 (13.4) 2.80 (1.3–6.04) 1.94 ( 0.75–5.01) 0.171
Maternal anemia
 No 28 (8.4) 1:00 1:00  
 Yes 6 (22.2) 3.13 (1.17–8.40) 1.87 ( 0.45–7.81) 0.390
Presence of obstetric Complications
 No 5 (1.9) 1:00 1:00  
 Yes 29 (28.2) 20.54 (7.68–54.9) 18.94 (6.43–55.81)* < 0.001
Duration of labour
 ≤ 12 hours 16 (9.5) 1.00 1.00  
 13–48 hours 13 (7.1) 0.74 (0.34–1.58) 1.32 (0.49–3.56) 0.581
 > 48 hours 5 (45.5) 7.97 (2.19–29.1) 12.15 (1.76–84.12)* 0.011
Weight of baby
 2500-<4000 grams 21 (6.7) 1.00 1.00  
 < 2500 grams 10 (37.0) 8.15 (3.32-20.0) 10.70 (3.18–35.97)* < 0.001
 ≥ 4000 3 (9.7) 1.49 (0.42–5.29) 0.77 (0.15–3.88) 0.748
  1. *Statistically significant at P < 0.05