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Table 2 Factors associated with breastfeeding initiation within one hour among Ethiopian mothers using logistic regression model, 2011

From: Socio-medical determinants of timely breastfeeding initiation in Ethiopia: Evidence from the 2011 nation wide Demographic and Health Survey

Variables COR (95%CI) AOR (95%CI)
Residence
 Urban 1.00 1.00
 Rural 0.69 (0.62,0.77) 0.61 (0.50,0.76)
Region
 Addis Ababa 1.00 1.00
 Afar 0.72 (0.44, 1.16) 0.65 (0.31, 1.39)
 Amhara 0.29 (0.21, 0.39) 0.31 (0.18, 0.55)
 Oromiya 0.44 (0.32, 0.60) 0.47 (0.27, 0.81)
 Somali 0.29 (1.99, 0.41) 0.27 (0.14, 0.50)
 Benishangul-Gumuz 0.34 (0.22, 0.53) 0.31 (0.15, 0.65)
 SNNPR 0.91 (0.67, 1.25) 1.0 (0.58, 1.76)
 Gambella 0.69 (0.34, 1.42) 0.66 (0.23, 1.91)
 Harire 0.90 (0.38, 2.14) 0.88 (0.24, 3.23)
 Tigray 0.35 (0.25, 0.49) 0.45 (0.25, 0.80)
 Drie Dewa 0.84 (0.40, 1.76) 0.70 (0.24, 2.06)
Education
 No education 1.00 1.00
 Primary 1.0 (0.96, 1.13) 0.95 ( 0.83, 1.09)
 Secondary and above 1.4 (1.18, 1.76) 1.6 (1.02, 2.44)
Aware of community conversation program
 Not aware 1.00 1.00
 Aware 0.80 (0.73, 0.87) 0.76 (0.67, 0.86)
Occupation
 Housewife 1.00 1.00
 Working 0.74 (0.68, 0.79) 0.77 (0.69, 0.85)
Type of delivery
 Vaginal 1.00 1.00
 Caesarian 0.73 (0.52, 1.01) 0.39 (0.22, 0.71)
Sex of newborn
 Male 1.00 1.00
 Female 1.1 (1.04, 1.20) 1.2 (1.05, 1.30)
  1. COR Crude Odds Ratio, AOR Adjusted Odds Ratio, 1.00 is the reference group