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Table 3 Logistic regression of predictors of 5–19 year old sleeping under an ITN a night before the survey in households with at least one ITN

From: Education attainment of head of households associated with insecticide-treated net utilization among five to nineteen-year old individuals: evidence from the malaria indicator survey 2010 in Zambia

Characteristic AOR (95% CI)
Sex Male 1.00
  Female 1.36(1.17-1.58)
Number of ITNs 1 1.00
  2 3.94(3.02-5.13)
  3 or more 5.11(3.63-7.20)
Region Luapula 1.00
  Central 1.54(1.01-2.33)
  Copperbelt 1.22(0.77-1.93)
  Eastern 2.59(1.68-3.99)
  Lusaka 1.19(0.68-2.07)
  North Western 1.86(1.19-2.92)
  Northern 1.48(0.91-2.40)
  Southern 0.82(0.48-1.38)
  Western 1.69(1.09-2.61)
Residence Rural 1.00
  Urban 1.20(0.85-1.68)
Education level of head of household Primary and Never 1.00
  Secondary 1.15(0.89-1.49)
  Tertiary 1.69(1.19-2.41)
Number of bed spaces covered Not all 1.00
  All 2.78(2.17-3.57)
Household with under five who slept under ITNs No 1.00
  Yes 2.61(2.00-3.41)
Age group of head of households (years) <25 3.18(1.77-5.69)
  25-34 1.37(1.03-1.82)
  35-44 1.00
  45-59 1.04(0.77-1.40)
  60 and above 1.34(0.82-2.18)
Age group of 5–19 year olds 5-9 1.29(1.03-1.60)
  10-14 0.92(0.76-1.13)
  15-19 1.00
  1. Notes: 1. AOR denotes adjusted Odds Ratio 2. CI denotes confidence Interval.