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Table 3 Multivariate analysis of predictors of household LLIN ownership

From: Progress in mosquito net coverage in Papua New Guinea

Predictor Ownership of LLIN One LLIN per two people
  Adj. OR (95% CI) P-value Adj. OR (95%CI) P-value
Region       
  Southern 1   <0.001 1   <0.001
  Highlands 1.26 (0.28, 5.60)   1.32 (0.37, 4.70)  
  Momase 0.25 (0.11, 0.55)   0.26 (0.12, 0.58)  
  Islands 1.68 (0.42, 6.65)   0.59 (0.41, 0.85)  
Road access       
  No 1      
  Yes 0.58 (0.25, 1.34) 0.198    
Altitude (m)       
  0-1299 1   <0.001 1   <0.001
  1300-1699 0.18 (0.08, 0.38)   0.19 (0.09, 0.42)  
  1700+ 0.16 (0.04, 0.65)   0.17 (0.04, 0.76)  
LLIN distribution       
  >2 years ago or never 1    1   
  Last 2 years 3.46 (1.93, 6.22) <0.001 2.82 (1.41, 5.63) 0.004
Recent BCC exposure       
  No     1   
  Yes     0.69 (0.47, 1.01) 0.054
Household size       
  Mean number of de facto members 1.06 (0.98, 1.14) 0.145 0.68 (0.62, 0.75) <0.001
High quality house       
  No 1    1   
  Yes 0.09 (0.03, 0.27) <0.001 0.10 (0.03, 0.32) <0.001
Wealth quintile       
  Lowest 1   0.102 1   0.068
  Second 1.27 (0.85, 1.88)   1.09 (0.72, 1.67)  
  Third 1.48 (0.91, 2.41)   1.86 (1.06, 3.25)  
  Fourth 1.42 (0.87, 2.31)   2.00 (1.16, 3.44)  
  Highest 0.75 (0.34, 1.63)   1.31 (0.70, 2.46)