Child age Categories MUAC of  
Response COR AO R P-value
No Yes
6-23 months Wasting >65%w/ht 24 106 1 1
1.16(0.76-1.81)
1.00
0.463
<65%w/ ht 26 63 0.76(0.38-0.28)*
24-59 months Wasting >65% w/ ht 11 66   1
1.05(1.00-1.17)*
1.00
0.004*
<65%w/ ht 8 53 0.50(0.54-0.66)*
NB: Wasting is considered when there if < 65% of median age for height and otherwise. AOR= Adjusted odds ratio, COR = Crude Odds ratio, * Significant at p<0.05. OR=1 ,no statically significant, OR>1,risk factors, OR <protective
Table 8: Final logistic regression Model to predict wasting by MUAC with Age, in Guto Gida district, March-June 2013.