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Table 3 Predictors of compliance to IFA among ANC attendants at the University of Gondar hospital, 2017

From: Compliance to iron and folic acid supplementation in pregnancy, Northwest Ethiopia

Variables Compliance COR, (95% CI) AOR, (95% CI)
Yes, no (%) No, no (%)
Residence
 Urban 185 (80.1) 123 (65.8) 2.1 (1.35–3.26) 2.2 (1.29–3.77)*
 Rural 46 (19.9) 64 (34.2) 1 1
Marital status
 Married 228 (98.7) 170 (90.9) 7.6 (2.19–26.35) 6.3 (1.66–23.89)*
 Single 3 (1.3) 17 (9.1) 1 1
Family size
 ≥ 4 140 (60.6) 87 (46.5) 1.8 (1.20–2.61) 2.0 (1.16–3.57)*
 ≤ 3 91 (39.4) 100 (53.5) 1 1
First ANC visit
 First trimester 104 (45) 53 (28.3) 2.4 (1.19–4.74) 2.4 (1.12–5.26)*
 Second trimester 108 (46.8) 111 (59.4) 1.2 (0.61–2.29) 1.3 (0.63–2.83)
 Third trimester 19 (8.2) 23 (12.3) 1 1
Current anemia status
 Yes 93 (40.3) 50 (26.7) 1.9 (1.22–2.80) 1.9 (1.17–3.12)*
 No 138 (59.7) 137 (73.3)   1
Tablet collected
 30 109 (47.2) 53 (28.3) 2.9 (1.3–6.54) 3.0 (1.21–7.43)*
 60 59 (25.5) 62 (33.2) 1.2 (0.59–3.06) 1.3 (0.50–3.14)
 90 51 (22.1) 55 (29.4) 1.3 (0.57–3.02) 1.0 (0.48–2.64)
 > 90 12 (5.2) 17 (9.1) 1 1
  1. “*” Significant at 5% level of significance