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Table 3 Multivariable logistic regression of risk factors associated with malaria among individuals of different age groups in the three villages

From: Deployment and use of mobile phone technology for real-time reporting of fever cases and malaria treatment failure in areas of declining malaria transmission in Muheza district north-eastern Tanzania

Variable Unadjusted OR (95% CI) p value Adjusted OR (95% CI) p value
Age
 <1 1.2 (0.4–3.5) 0.736 1.1 (0.4–3.2) 0.858
 1–4 3.7 (2.4–5.7) <0.001 3.6 (2.3–5.5) <0.001
 5–9 6.3 (4.4–9.2) <0.001 6.2 (4.3–9.1) <0.001
 10–14 4.3 (2.9–6.3) <0.001 4.2 (2.9–6.3) <0.001
 15–19 2.5 (1.4–4.5) 0.001 2.5 (1.5–4.3) 0.001
 20+ Reference   Reference  
Gender
 Female Reference   Reference  
 Male 1.3 (1.0–1.6) 0.058 1.0 (0.8–1.3) 0.766
Village
 Mamboleo Reference   Reference  
 Magoda 1.6 (1.2–2.1) 0.001 1.5 (1.1–2.1) 0.006
 Mpapayu 1.0 (0.7–1.4) 0.949 0.9 (0.7–1.3) 0.844
  1. OR odds ratio, CI confidence intervals