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Table 4 Factors associated with repeated unintentional injuries using Poisson regression analysis

From: Unintentional injuries among children aged 1–5 years: understanding the burden, risk factors and severity in urban slums of southern India

Variable Unadjusted Adjusted
IRR IRR (95% CI)
Age > 2 years 1.11 1.11 (0.87–1.44)
Male 1.35a 1.33a(1.07-1.66)
Siblings 1.20 1.06 (0.77–1.43)
Mother employed outside home 1.26 1.18 (0.92–1.51)
Type of house (Semi pucca/Kutcha) 1.15 1.04 (0.83–1.31)
Overcrowding  > 2 persons/room 1.56a 1.50a (1.14–1.98)
  1. a Statistically significant with a P value < 0.05