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Table 4 Odd ratios for self-reported malaria as illness using logistics regression

From: Assessing the risk of self-diagnosed malaria in urban informal settlements of Nairobi using self-reported morbidity survey

Variables Odd Ratio P-value 95%CI
Slums    
   Korogocho 1   
   Viwandani 1.61 0.00 1.10 – 2.26
Sex    
   Female 1.00   
   Male 1.13 0.37 0.86 – 1.48
Age group (Years)    
   Under 5 1.00   
   5–14 1.03 0.90 0.66 – 1.59
   15–24 1.31 0.22 0.85 – 2.02
   25–39 2.07 0.00 1.43 – 2.98
   >40 1.32 0.20 0.86 – 2.01
Ethnicity    
   Kikuyu 1.00   
   Kamba 1.50 0.04 1.10 – 2.22
   Luha 2.21 0.00 1.42 – 3.44
   Luo 2.12 0.00 1.45 – 3.11
Symptoms Scores    
   Score 0 1.00   
   Score 1 2.13 0.04 1.05 – 4.32
   Score 2 9.44 0.00 5.76 – 15.47
   Score 3 13.61 0.00 8.37 – 22.13
   Score 4 14.89 0.00 8.77 – 25.28
   Score 5+ 23.69 0.00 12.98 – 43.23
  1. * 95% Confidence Limit, bold = significant at 0.05% level