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Table 5 Factors associated with malaria from logistic regression

From: Burden of malaria in mobile populations in the Greater Accra region, Ghana: a cross- sectional study

Variable ORa (95% CI) p value ORb (95% CI) p value
Marital status
 Married 1   1  
 Single 1.94 (1.11–3.40) 0.020* 2.60 (1.43–4.73) 0.002**
Occupation
 Truck driver 1   1  
 Hawker 1.91 (1.07–3.42) 0.028* 1.74 (0.90–3.36) 0.099
Educational level
 Primary 1   1  
 No schooling 2.56 (1.10–5.93) 0.029* 2.70 (1.08–6.77) 0.034*
 At least secondary 1.13 (0.39–3.27) 0.825 1.20 (0.40–3.52) 0.741
  1. OR Odds ratio, 95% CI 95% confidence interval
  2. * p < 0.05
  3. ** p < 0.01
  4. aCrude OR
  5. bAdjusted for all other variables included in the table