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Table 4 Multivariable logistic regression analysis of malaria risk for Batwa and non-Batwa livestock owners (zooprophylaxis) in Kanungu District Uganda, July 2013 and April 2014

From: Plasmodium falciparum malaria parasitaemia among indigenous Batwa and non-indigenous communities of Kanungu district, Uganda

Variables Adjusted odds (OR [CI])
n = 325
Variable of interest
 Keep animals inside at night
  No Ref
  Yes 0.29 [0.09–0.94]
Control variables
 Ethnicity
  Non-Batwa Ref
  Batwa 1.79 [0.59–5.38]
 Relative wealth
  Wealthier 50 % Ref
  Poorer 50 % 3.39 [1.06–10.85]
 Bed net ownership
  Yes Ref
  No 0.88 [0.29–2.74]
  1. Adjusted odds is the odds ratio when all listed variables are included in the logistic regression model. These results are not sensitive to age and sex on sensitivity analysis