Table 6

Multivariable binary logistic regression for complications during labour and delivery between recent immigrants and long-term residents (LTRs)

OR95% CIP value
Main covariable
 LTRs0.820.57 to 1.17NS
Adjustment covariable*
 No health coverage1.581.07 to 2.32<0.05
 No healthy status at the first prenatal visit2.591.90 to 3.53<0.001
 Nulliparity3.482.53 to 4.79<0.001
  • *Age was associated with the occurrence of complications during labour and delivery in univariate analysis but was no longer significant after adjustment for the three other adjustment covariables and was removed from the model.

  • NS, not statistically significant