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Table 4 Multivariable logistic regression models of the odds of seeking any treatment for a child under five years with fever from any location

From: Patterns and predictors of malaria care-seeking, diagnostic testing, and artemisinin-based combination therapy for children under five with fever in Northern Nigeria: a cross-sectional study

  Unadjusted (OR) Adjusted (OR)
Total Total
Variable OR 95% CI P value OR 95% CI P value
Mother’s age 1.00 0.98, 1.03 0.33 1.00 0.98, 1.03 0.84
Child’s age       
0–6 months 1.0    1.0   
7–59 months 1.72 1.19, 2.48 0.004 1.74 1.16, 3.03 0.003
Childs sex       
Male 1.0    1.0   
Female 0.87 0.63, 1.20 0.40 0.86 0.62, 1.20 0.38
State       
Bauchi 1.0    1.0   
Sokoto 0.79 0.57, 1.10 0.16 0.77 0.55, 1.07 0.12
  1. Bold values are significant at a p <0.05 level.