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Table 4 Multivariate logistic regression analysis of risk factors for filarial antigenemia in the total population

From: A case study of risk factors for lymphatic filariasis in the Republic of Congo

Variable Adjusted odds-ratio Confidence interval 95% P
Sex    
 Female 1 -  
 Male 2.0 1.3-3.0 0.002
Age (years)    
 5-10 0.1 0.0-0.2 < 0.001
 11-23 1 - -
 24-40 1.6 0.9-2.6 0.081
 > 40 1.5 0.9-2.4 0.130
Hunting and/or fishing    
 No 1 -  
 Yes 1.5 1.0-2.4 0.058
Latrines    
 No 1 -  
 Yes 0.5 0.4-0.8 0.004
  1. Likelihood-ratio test random effect vs. fixed effect model (P = 0.213). N = 738.