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Table 5 Determinants of net use. Results of multivariate analysis (N = 2745).

From: Costs and effects of two public sector delivery channels for long-lasting insecticidal nets in Uganda

Variable Odds-ratio 95% Confidence interval of OR p-value
Order of nets in household    
first 1.00 - -  
second 0.38 0.27 - 0.52 <0.0001
third 0.16 0.10 - 0.23 <0.0001
fourth 0.34 0.13 - 0.87 0.025
fifth 0.04 0.00 - 0.85 0.039
Source of net    
free or subsidized outside distribution 1.00 - -  
distribution (ANC or campaign) 8.39 3.98 - 17.74 <0.0001
commercial sector 1.69 0.78 - 3.64 0.18
Household is oversupplied    
net to sleeping place ratio >1.0 0.44 0.33 - 0.59 <0.0001
Distribution    
ANC Adjumani 1.00 - -  
campaign Adjumani 0.35 0.21 - 0.57 <0.0001
campaign Jinja 0.09 0.05 - 0.15 <0.0001
Net was obtained before ANC/campaign 1.78 0.94 - 3.38 0.075
Household members 7 or more 1.43 1.06 - 1.92 0.020
Children under five years in household are 5 or more 1.93 0.91 - 4.11 0.085
Household received information on hanging plus demonstration 1.44 0.98 - 2.11 0.062
Household reported to have had difficulties in hanging or using nets 0.63 0.40 - 0.99 0.048
Household is from 2 lowest wealth quintiles 0.75 0.51 - 1.11 0.15