Table 6

Consequences of SGA adjusted with maternal age and infant risk fact

ConsequencesAOR (95% CI)P value
Delivery outcome (stillbirth)
SGA7.30 (6.26 to 8.52)<0.001
Sex of baby (female=1)0.99 (0.85 to 1.15)0.851
Maternal age (15–19 years)0.90 (0.72 to 1.13)0.372
Maternal age (35 and above)2.79 (2.05 to 3.79)<0.001
Multiple deliveries (yes=1)1.86 (1.10 to 3.12)0.020
Neonatal death
SGA5.34 (4.65 to 6.12)<0.001
Sex of baby (female=1)0.85 (0.74 to 0.97)0.013
Maternal age (15–19 years)1.18 (0.99 to 1.41)0.071
Maternal age (35 and above)2.24 (1.67 to 3.02)<0.001
Multiple deliveries (yes=1)2.92 (1.94 to 4.40)<0.001
  • Stillbirth and neonatal deaths were adjusted for sex of baby, maternal age and multiple deliveries.

  • AOR, adjusted OR; SGA, small for gestational age.