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Table 5 Multivariate logistic regression analysis of risk factors for filarial antigenemia in the male population

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

Variable Adjusted odds-ratio Confidence interval 95% P
Age (years)    
 5-10 0.1 0.0-0.4 0.001
 11-23 1 - -
 24-40 1.3 0.6-2.6 0.483
 > 40 1.2 0.6- 2.5 0.650
Occasionally sleeping in the bush    
 No 1 -  
 Yes 1.9 1.1-3.5 0.028
Latrines    
 No 1 -  
 Yes 0.5 0.3-0.9 0.022
Bed nets    
 No 1 -  
 Yes 1.3 0.7-2.4 0.410
Intraclass correlation for household    0.0
  1. Likelihood-ratio test random effect vs. fixed effect model (P = 1.000). N = 334.