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Table 5 Multivariable mixed effect analysis for assessing the determinants of under-five mortality in high-risk regions of Ethiopia, 2016

From: Determinants of under-five mortality in the high mortality regions of Ethiopia: mixed-effect logistic regression analysis

Variables COR (95% CI) AOR (95% CI)
Parity
 1–3 1 1
 4–6 1.01 (0.73, 1.38) 1.72 (0.99, 2.99)
 > 6 1.59 (1.15, 2.19) 3.66 (1.55, 8.67)
Wealth status
 Poor 1 1
 Middle 0.67 (0.38, 1.19) 0.88 (0.45, 1.7)
 Rich 0.63 (0.42, 0.96) 0.67 (0.35, 1.3)
Birth interval
 2–3 years 0.55 (0.39, 0.77) 0.57 (0.41, 0.81)
 above 3 years 0.32 (0.205,0.49) 0.35 (0.22, 0.55)
Residence
 Urban 1 1
 Rural 1.71 (1.04, 2.8) 1.15 (0.52, 2.56)
Type of birth
 Single 1 1
 multiple 4.42 (2.15, 9.06) 5.12 (2.28, 11.46)
Source of drinking water
 Protected 1 1
 Unprotected 1.37 (0.94, 1.99) 1.06 (0.67, 1.69)
Sex of household head
 Male 1 1
 Female 0.77 (0.57, 1.05) 0.84 (0.58, 1.2)
Place of delivery
 Home 1 1
 health facility 0.69 (0.47, 1.02) 1.07 (0.63, 1.8)
Mother education
 No education 1 1
 primary and above 0.8 (0.57, 1.14) 1.37 (0.85, 2.22)
ANC visit
 No 1 1
 Yes 0.25 (0.17, 0.38) 0.27 (0.16, 0.45)