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Table 2 Association between outdoor An. arabiensis landing and time of collection, semi-field system and volunteer

From: Evaluating putative repellent ‘push’ and attractive ‘pull’ components for manipulating the odour orientation of host-seeking malaria vectors in the peri-domestic space

Explanatory variables in multivariable analysis Odds ratio (OR) Confidence interval (CI) p-value
Lower CI Higher CI
Collection timea
 19.00–20.00 h 1    
 20.00–21.00 h 0.47 0.426 0.511 < 0.001
 21.00–22.00 h 0.28 0.250 0.307 < 0.001
Semi-field system ID
 A 1    
 B 0.96 0.868 1.043 0.286
HLC volunteer ID
 No. 1 1    
 No. 2 1.25 1.098 1.425 < 0.001
 No. 3 1.26 1.099 1.439 < 0.001
 No. 4 1.17 1.018 1.338 0.027
  1. aNo mosquitoes were captured between 22.00 and 23.00 h; hence, this category was not included in analysis