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Table 3 Pre-treatment logistic regression model of predictors of S. haematobium infection among school-aged children in Ikingwamanoti village

From: Geographical and behavioral risks associated with Schistosoma haematobium infection in an area of complex transmission

Variablea OR (95% CI) P-value
Sex
 Boys 2.64 (1.49–4.88) 0.001
Age (years)
 9–11 2.99 (1.39–6.68) 0.006
 12–14 4.29 (2.00–9.55) 0.0001
Snail habitat
 Habitat 2 0.38 (0.08–1.57) 0.188
 Habitat 3 3.16 (0.84–12.63) 0.093
 Habitat 4 6.46 (2.14–21.88) 0.001
 Habitat 5 2.89 (0.88–10.29) 0.087
 Habitat 6 3.07 (1.01–10.29) 0.055
 Habitat 7 1.34 (0.44–4.41) 0.609
  1. aFemale sex, aged 6–8 years and Habitat 1 were used as reference groups