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Table 2 Factors associated with malaria incidence

From: Increasing incidence of malaria in children despite insecticide-treated bed nets and prompt anti-malarial therapy in Tororo, Uganda

Risk factor Categories Relative Risk* (95% CI) p-value
Season August-October 1.0 (reference) -
February-March 1.03 (0.92-1.16) 0.56
November-January 1.28 (1.14-1.43) <0.001
April-July 1.26 (1.14-1.40) <0.001
Year 2008 1.0 (reference) -
2009 1.15 (0.97-1.36) 0.10
2010 1.42 (1.11-1.82) 0.005
2011 1.52 (1.10-2.09) 0.01
Age 10- < 18 months 1.0 (reference) -
18- < 24 months 1.05 (0.92-1.19) 0.48
24- < 30 months 1.09 (0.91-1.30) 0.34
30- < 36 months 0.97 (0.79-1.19) 0.77
36- < 42 months 0.78 (0.61-1.00) 0.05
42- < 48 months 0.64 (0.48-0.86) 0.003
  1. Note: CI, confidence interval.