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Table 4 Multivariable analysis of EIBF among mothers who delivered by cesarean section in south Gondar zone hospitals, Northwest, Ethiopia, 2020(n= 349).

From: Prevalence and associated factors of early initiation of breastfeeding among women delivered via Cesarean section in South Gondar zone hospitals Ethiopia, 2020

Variable EIBF COR, 95%CI AOR, 95%CI P value
Yes No
Residence
 Urban 156 112 3.12 (1.83, 5.30) 1.57 (0.56, 4.39) 0.38
 Rural 25 56 1 1
Maternal education
 No formal education 24 46 1 1  
 Primary school 47 48 1.87 (0.99, 3.54) 0.81 (0.32, 2.07) 0.67
 Secondary & above 110 74 2.84 (1.60, 5.06) 0.45 (0.16, 1.28) 0.14
Received professional guidance to EIBF
 Yes 169 128 4.40 (2.21, 8.72) 2.68 (1.18, 6.10) 0.019*
 No 12 40 1 1
No of ANC visit
  > Four 139 79 3.72 (2.35, 5.90) 2.20 (1.24, 3.91) 0.007*
 ≤ Four 42 89 1 1
Duration of labour
 ≤ 12 hours 172 150 2.29 (1.1, 5.25) 1.57 (0.56, 4.40) 0.38
 > 12 hours 9 18 1 1
Type of pregnancy
 Intended 161 103 5.08 (2.90, 8.88) 2.69 (1.34, 5.38) 0.005*
 Unintended 20 65 1 1
Knowledge on EIBF
 Good 140 111 1.75 (1.09, 2.81) 1.47 (0.83, 2.61) 0.17
 Poor 41 57 1 1
BF experience
 Yes 111 68 2.33 (1.51, 3.58) 2.25 (1.35, 3.75) 0.002*
 No 70 100 1 1
  1. *p- value <0.05, ** p-value <0.01