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Table 3 Logistic regression analysis of determinants of bed net use among individuals (n = 6598) from households with ≥one net Ruhuha sector, Rwanda, 2015

From: Long-lasting insecticidal net source, ownership and use in the context of universal coverage: a household survey in eastern Rwanda

Variable Variable
Sub-group
Univariate OR (95 % CI), P value Multivariate OR (95 % CI), P value
Sex Female (reference)
Male 0.57 (0.44–0.74), <0.0001 0.42 (0.28–0.64), <0.0001
Age group of all HH members in years 0–5 years (reference)
6–15 0.38 (0.23–0.63), <0.0001 0.197 (0.01–3.01), 0.243
>15 0.86 (0.54–1.36), 0.510 0.35 (0.03–4.69), 0.431
Age group of HoH in years. 18–30 (reference)
31–55 0.93 (0.42–2.07), 0.852
56+ 0.36 (0.14–0.96), 0.042
Education level of HoH Any vs. none (reference) 2.53 (1.29–4.96), 0.007 0.86 (0.38–1.94), 0.720
Household SES score level Low (reference)
Middle 1.95 (0.92–4.12), 0.079 2.26 (1.06–4.82), <0.0001
Upper 1.88 (0.89–3.97), 0.099 2.92 (1.31– 6.46), < 0.0001
Number of members per HH 1–3 (reference)
4–6 0.38 (0.19–0.76), 0.006 0.73 (0.33–1.62), 0.432
7+ 0.68 (0.27–1.67), 0.398 1.86 (0.59–5.89), 0.291
Slept on a bed last night? Yes vs. no (reference) 5.24 (3.15–8.72), <0.0001 3.01 (1.79–5.08), <0.0001
Number of sleeping space used in HH 1 (reference)
2 1.02 (0.86–1.22), 0.790 0.34 (0.12–0.99), 0.048
3 1.32 (1.08–1.61), 0.007 0.11 (0.03–0.40), 0.001
4+ 1.67 (1.23–2.27), <0.0001 0.07 (0.01–0.49), 0.007
Does ITN have any holes? Yes vs. no (reference) 0.26 (0.11–0.58), 0.001 0.53 (0.23–1.18), 0.119
Number of rooms per HH 1 (reference)
2 14.49 (3.30–63.64), <0.0001 2.43 (0.60–9.84), 0.214
3+ 22.91 (5.96–88.01), <0.0001 2.14 (0.49–9.35), 0.313
Number of doors per HH 1 (reference)  
2 5.26 (2.28–12.11), <0.0001 2.42 (0.84–6.98), 0.102
3+ 8.55 (2.15–34.02), 0.002 1.22 (0.23–6.64), 0.817
Number of windows per HH 1 (reference)
2 3.44 (0.70–16.83), 0.127 3.32 (0.82–13.42), 0.092
3 10.74 (2.41–47.79), 0.002 1.81 (0.45–7.28), 0.406
4+ 6.74 (1.24–36.72), 0.027 1.11 (0.19–6.38), 0.908
Number of bed nets used per HH 1 (reference)
2 7.10 (4.08–12.33), <0.0001 4.72 (2.08–10.72), <0.0001
3 12.18 (5.88–25.23), <0.0001 16.83 (5.42–52.24), <0.0001
4+ 40.32 (8.11–200.51), <0.0001 110.15 (11.99–1012.17), <0.0001
  1. CI confidence interval