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Table 4 Predictors of malaria infection and anaemia in children under five, 14 months after a universal coverage bed net distribution campaign in Sofala Province, Mozambique, multivariate analysis

From: Evaluation of a universal coverage bed net distribution campaign in four districts in Sofala Province, Mozambique

  Adjusted odds ratio (95% CI)
Risk factor Outcome: malaria infection Outcome: anaemia
Community malaria prevalence in 2010a 22 (5.3-93) -
Community anaemia prevalence in 2010a - 2.3 (0.83-6.2)
SES indexb 0.46 (0.11-1.9) 0.69 (0.19-2.5)
Male sex 0.67 (0.44-1) 0.74 (0.5-1.1)
Age in years 3.3 (1.7-6.3) 0.62 (0.37-1)
Age2 in years 0.85 (0.75-0.95) 1 (0.93-1.1)
Community bed net usage indexb 0.21 (0.065-0.69) 0.043 (0.0091-0.2)
Household bed net usage indexb 0.93 (0.46-1.9) 0.52 (0.23-1.2)
Community bed net accessc 3.7 (0.44-32) 2.2 (0.19-25)
Household bed net accessc 1.4 (0.62-3.3) 2.7 (0.93-7.7)
  1. a1 month after the distribution campaign.
  2. bIndex normalized to be between 0 (minimal value) and 1 (maximal value).
  3. cProportion of individuals having access to a campaign LLIN.
  4. Boldface indicates statistical significance.