Table 3

Analysis of bed sharing according to infants’ age

VariableCasesControlsUnivariate analysis†Multivariate analysis*
n%n%OR95% CIp valueOR95% CIp value
*Adjusted for maternal age, education, social disadvantage, and other variables relating to the infant’s last sleep period.
†Adjusted for infant age at death/interview.
No bed sharing936058795refref
Bed sharing/infant <20 wk51331834.991.02 to 24.54<0.0516.866.27 to 45.30<0.001
Bed sharing/infant ⩾ 20wk1171422.630.99 to 70.10<0.562.800.71 to 11.010.14