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Table 3 Bivariate analysis of the association of health care factors with stunting among children under-five in Debre Tabor town, Ethiopia, December to mid-January 2019

From: Water, sanitation, and hygiene as a priority intervention for stunting in under-five children in northwest Ethiopia: a community-based cross-sectional study

Variables Frequency Percent Stunting COR(95%CI) P-value
Yes No
Deworming status
 No 288 45.7 87 201 1.544 (1.108–2.151) .01
 Yes 342 54.3 137 205 1  
Diarrhea in the past two weeks
 Yes 363 57.6 103 260 2.092 (1.501–2.915) <.001
 No 267 42.4 121 146 1  
ANC visit of the mother
 < 3times 345 54.8 104 241 1.685 (1.2132.342) .002
 ≥ 3 285 45.2 120 165 1  
PNC visit of the mother
 No 334 53 116 218 1.08(.779–1.497) .646
 Yes 296 47 108 188 1