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Table 2 Factors associated with prevalence of Giardia intestinalis in donkeys in northern China

From: The presence of Giardia intestinalis in donkeys, Equus asinus, in China

Factor Category No. tested No. positive % (95% CI) P-value OR (95% CI)
Region Jilin Province 48 5 10.42 (1.78–19.06) 0.44 Reference
Liaoning Province 29 4 13.79 (1.24–26.34)   1.38 (0.34–5.60)
Shandong Province 104 19 18.27 (10.84–25.70)   1.92 (0.67–5.50)
Age Adult 133 19 14.29 (8.34–20.23) 0.17 Reference
Young 48 11 22.92 (11.03–34.81)   1.33 (0.58–3.07)
Season Summer 77 9 11.69 (4.51–18.87) 0.23 Reference
Winter 104 19 18.27 (10.84–25.70)   1.69 (0.72–3.97)
Total   181 28 15.47 (10.20–20.74)