Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 2 Multivariate logistic regression analysis of P . vivax infection’s seroprevalence

From: Plasmodium vivax and Plasmodium falciparum infections in the Republic of Djibouti: evaluation of their prevalence and potential determinants

  N P % (95%CI) RE
cOR (CI95%) aOR (CI95%) p-value
Gender       
 Male 742 147 19.8 (17.0-22.9) 1 1  
 Female 1168 187 16.0 (14.0-18.2) 0.75 (0.59-0.97) 0.72 (0.56-0.93) 0.0106
Schooling       
 Schooled 666 97 14.6 (10.6-15.9) 1 1  
 Never schooled 1244 237 19.1 (16.9-21.3) 1.32 (1.01-1.73) 1.40 (1.06-1.85) 0.0163
Staying in a malaria endemic country more than one year       
Yes 167 45 26.9 (20.4-34.3) 1 1  
No 1743 289 16.6 (14.9-18.4) 0.51 (0.34-0.75) 0.52 (0.35-0.77) 0.0012
  1. N = number; P = seropositivity to P. vivax; RE = Random effect; cOR = Crude odd ratio; aOR = Adjusted Odd ratio; CI95% = Confident interval 95%.