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Table 2 Treatment seeking behaviour in Rajasthali

From: Progress and challenges to control malaria in a remote area of Chittagong hill tracts, Bangladesh

  Bivariate Multivariate
  Control programme Drug vendor Control programme Drug vendor
Variables OR 95% CI OR 95% CI OR 95% CI OR 95% CI
Control program         
< 2 km. 1   1   1   1  
≥ 2 km. 0.60 0.53 - 0.69 1.70 1.50 - 1.95 0.48 0.40-0.58 2.02 1.71 - 2.39
Drug vendor         
< 2 km. 1   1   1   1  
≥ 2 km. 1.05 0.94 - 1.18 1.04 0.93 - 1.20 1.11 0.93-1.33 1.09 0.92 - 1.28
Education (years)         
0 1   1   1   1  
1-5 1.09 0.94 - 1.26 1.05 0.91 - 1.20 1.06 0.91 -1.25 1.03 0.88 - 1.19
6-10 1 0.87 - 1.15 1.08 0.95 - 1.20 1.06 0.90 -1.24 1.03 0.88 - 1.20
> 10 1.49 1.14 - 1.96 0.69 0.54 - 0.88 1.24 0.89 -1.74 0.84 0.62 - 1.14
Tribe         
Marma 1   1   1   1  
Tripura 3.01 2.36 - 3.85 0.46 0.38 - 0.57 3.12 2.41- 4.05 0.39 0.31 - 0.50
Tonchonga 7.17 5.67 - 9.06 0.35 0.29 - 0.41 7.07 5.57- 8.98 0.34 0.28 - 0.40
Khiang 2.13 1.56 - 2.90 0.27 0.19 - 0.37 2.46 1.78 - 3.41 0.21 0.15 - 0.29
Chakma 2.79 1.26 - 6.17 0.12 0.05 - 0.32 1.82 0.80 - 4.13 0.18 0.07 - 0.48
Bengali 1.75 1.53 - 2.01 0.76 0.67 - 0.87 1.65 1.41-1.94 0.89 0.76 - 1.03
Occupation         
Agriculture 1   1   1   1  
Day labor 0.79 0.67 - 0.92 1.09 0.94 - 1.26 0.76 0.63 - 0.91 1.07 0.90 - 1.26
Service 1.32 1.08 - 1. 63 0.77 0.64 - 0.93 1.11 0.85 - 1.44 0.90 0.71 - 1.14
Business 1.23 0.84 - 1.79 1.15 0.75 - 1.47 1.01 0.67 - 1.51 1.14 0.79 - 1.63
Others 0.76 0.65 - 0.88 1.16 1.00 - 1.34 0.71 0.59 - 0.84 1.16 0.99 - 1.37