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Table 4 Determinants of Good Knowledge about thermal protection among respondents

From: Newborn thermal care in western Uttar Pradesh — gap analysis between knowledge and practices

Variable Thermal Protection (Have Good knowledge n=237)
Unadjusted OR (95%CI) Adjusted OR (95% CI)
Age of mother
 18-25 yearsRef 1 1
 26-30 years 1.0 (0.7-1.5) 0.9 (0.7-1.8)
 31-35 years 0.9 (0.7-1.6) 0.8 (0.6-1.8)
 >35 years 1.4 (1.1-2.2) 1.3 (1.1-2.1)
p value* 0.037
Child’s Mother religion
 HinduRef 1 1
 Muslim/Sikh/Other 1.3 (1.2-2.1) 1.3 (1.1-2.2)
p value 0.032
Child’s Mother education
 ≤10thRef 1 1
 >10th 1.8 (1.6-2.7) 2.1 (1.8-2.8)
p value 0.028
Child’s Mother occupation
 Housewife Ref 1 1
 Working 0.7 (0.4-1.3) 0.7 (0.5-1.2)
p value 0.031
Socio-economic status
 IRef 1 1
 II 1.0 (0.8-1.2) 1.0 (0.9-1.1)
 III 0.8 (0.5-1.2) 0.6 (0.4-1.2)
 IV 0.8 (0.7-1.3) 0.7 (0.5-1.1)
 V 0.7 (0.5-1.1) 0.5 (0.4-1.2)
p value 0.059
Type of family
 NuclearRef 1 1
 Joint 0.9 (0.7-1.4) 0.8 (0.5-1.3)
p value 0.052
  1. *P-value is of unadjusted odds ratio