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Table 4 Logistic regression analysis showing association between low birthweight and neonatal mortality in Uganda, 1995 − 2011

From: Survival of low birthweight neonates in Uganda: analysis of progress between 1995 and 2011

  Adjusted odds ratios (95% confidence interval)
Variable 1995 2000−2001 2006 2011
  N = 1160 N = 1100 N = 1519 N = 2223
Birthweight
 Low birthweight 6.2 (2.3 − 17.0)b 5.3 (1.7 − 16.1)b 4.3 (1.3 14.2)a 3.8 (1.3 11.2)a
 Normal birthweight 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0
  1. LBW refers to low birthweight < 2500 g, NBW refers to normal birthweight (≥2500 g – 4000 g)
  2. aAdjusted for all socio-demographic, maternal, pregnancy and birth related factors in Table 1
  3. b Adjusted for all socio-demographic (except wealth status), maternal, pregnancy and birth related factors in the study (Table 1). Complications were not adjusted for in 1995