|Maternal age (y)||Crude OR (95% CI)||Adjusted* OR (CI)|
|*Adjusted for maternal race or ethnicity, adequacy of prenatal care utilisation, and marital status.|
|≤15||4.1 (3.4 to 4.8)||3.0 (2.5 to 3.6)|
|16–17||3.1 (2.8 to 3.5)||2.4 (2.1 to 2.7)|
|18–19||2.5 (2.3 to 2.8)||2.0 (1.8 to 2.3)|
|20–22||1.8 (1.6 to 2.0)||1.5 (1.4 to 1.7)|
|23–29 (referent group)||1.0||1.0|
Young maternal age was associated with increased risk of postneonatal death in full term, healthy infants
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