Table 8

Factors associated with high weight-for-height in children under 5 years obtained by hierarchical multiple analysis, 2010
Variables Crude OR p value** Adjusted OR* (CI 95%) P value**
Child age
 Age in years 0.67 0.025 0.58 (0.38 – 0.87) 0.009
Maternal IBM
 Below 25 kg/m2 1 1
 Equal or above 25 kg/m2 2.68 0.034 3.31 (1.25 – 8.75) 0.016
Mother’s time residing in town
 Years 1.05 0.002 1.07 (1.03 – 1.11) < 0.001

Assis Brasil, AC, 2010.

*Odds Ratio (OR) adjusted by all variables in the table and gender.

**Wald test.

Ramalho et al.

Ramalho et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:1098   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-1098

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