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Table 4 Multivariate analysis of selected characteristics of 101HIVnegative apparently healthy voluntary blood donors and their association with anti-IgG to T. gondii infection

From: Seroprevalence and risk factors for Toxoplasmosis in HIV infected and non-infected individuals in Bahir Dar, Northwest Ethiopia

Characteristicsa Adjusted odds ratiob 95% confidence interval P value
Sex    
Male 6.79 2.14-21.60 0.001
Female 1   
Age    
18-20 1 1.62-19.29 0.01
21–30 5.58 0.73-104.47 0.09
31–40 8.71 0.31-14.04 0.45
41-55 2.09   
Eating under cooked or raw meat
Yes 6.45 2.16-19.28 0.001
No 1   
  1. a The variables included were those with P≤0.2 obtained in the bivariate analysis.
  2. b Odds ratio adjusted for variables included in the table.