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Table 6 Logistic regression models of factors associated with good IFA consumption during pregnancy (N = 330)

From: Prevalence of iron and folic acid supplements consumption and associated factors among pregnant women in Eswatini: a multicenter cross-sectional study

Good iron consumption Good folic acid consumption
Explanatory variables AOR 95 % CI p -value AOR 95 % CI p -value
Age     NS   
  18–24 1.00      
  25–30 2.92 (0.71–12.06) 0.14    
  31 and above 4.44 (1.09–18.10) 0.04*    
Knowledge 1.23 (1.05–1.44) 0.001* 1.24 (1.07–1.43) 0.004*
Attitude 1.41 (1.13–1.75) < 0.002* NS   
Barriers 0.53 (0.29–0.97) 0.04* 0.51 (0.31–0.89) 0.02*
  1. NS not statistically significant and was not included in the model; IFA iron and folic acid; AOR adjusted odds ratio; CI confidence interval. *P < 0.05