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Table 3 Determinants of mosquito net and LLIN ownership

From: Ownership and usage of mosquito nets after four years of large-scale free distribution in Papua New Guinea

Variable Net ownership LLIN ownership
  Crude OR (95% CI) p Adj. OR (95% CI) p Crude OR (95% CI) p Adj. OR (95% CI) p
Region         
Southern 1   1   1    
Highlands 0.61 (0.23-1.60) 0.291 0.87 (0.28-2.69) 0.800 0.71 (0.22-2.33) 0.548   
Momase 4.77 (1.40-16.25) 0.016 4.81 (1.36-16.95) 0.018 1.21 (0.35-4.20) 0.754   
Islands 0.90 (0.35-2.31) 0.822 1.01 (0.37-2.72) 0.988 1.30 (0.49-3.45) 0.577   
0-1300 1.00     1    
1300-1699 0.34 (0.15-0.78) 0.014    0.52 (1.00-2.03) 0.322   
1700+ 0.71 (0.17-3.02) 0.619    0.74 (0.52-4.54) 0.728   
Road 1.91 (0.84-4.34) 0.116    1.89 (0.72-4.94) 0.178   
Air only 0.19 (0.08-0.44) 0.001 0.26 (0.10-0.68) 0.009 0.19 (0.05-0.77) 0.023 0.19 (0.05-0.76) 0.021
Boat only 1.49 (0.77-2.89) 0.222    1.41 (0.66-3.00) 0.349   
2005 1     1    
2006 1.75 (0.72-4.21) 0.197    1.16 (0.52-2.57) 0.700   
2007 1.90 (0.52-2.83) 0.230    1.63 (0.67-3.95) 0.262   
1 person 1     1    
>1 person 4.70 (2.22-9.95) 0.001 5.35 (2.61-10.96) <0.001 5.09 (2.35-11.03) <0.001 5.26 (2.55-10.87) <0.001
Rain 1     1    
End of rain 1.75 (0.72-4.21) 0.197    1.16 (0.52-2.57) 0.700   
Dry 1.90 (0.64-5.66) 0.230    1.63 (0.67-3.95) 0.262   
  1. Univariate and multivariate models based on weighted country-wide post-distribution survey.