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Table 5 Logistic regression on association between covariates with complete participation

From: Factors associated with population coverage of targeted malaria elimination (TME) in southern Savannakhet Province, Lao PDR

Covariates

Participation

Univariate analysis

p value

Multivariate analysis

p value

Partial/none (n = 17)

Complete (n = 141)

Crude OR (95% CI)

AOR (95% CI)

Number (%)

Number (%)

Sensitization by District Health Team/Village Health Workers/Study Staffs

13 (8.7)

137 (91.3)

10.53 (2.35–47.14)

0.002

0.98 (0.04–20.54)

0.99

Attended meetings of TME

11 (7.4)

138 (92.6)

25.09 (5.51–114.24)

0.001

12.01 (1.14–125.99)

0.03

Village head explained TME to you

10 (7.5)

124 (92.5)

5.1 (1.71–15.19)

0.003

4.54 (0.94–21.75)

0.058

Study staffs explained TME up to 30 times

9 (6.4)

132 (93.6)

11.07 (3.65–33.61)

0.001

2.97 (0.58–15.19)

0.19

We get malaria from mosquito

14 (9.2)

139 (90.8)

9.26 (1.21–70.63)

0.032

0.12 (0.002–7.60)

0.32

Fever is the sign and symptoms of malaria

8 (6.5)

115 (93.5)

4.97 (1.75–14.12)

0.003

2.21 (0.46–10.63)

0.32

Malaria can be diagnosed through blood test

10 (7.2)

128 (92.8)

6.89 (2.24–21.16)

0.001

5.68 (1.00–32.30)

0.05

A healthy looking person can have malaria

3 (4.8)

60 (95.2)

3.45 (0.95–12.56)

0.06

0.97 (0.18–5.15)

0.97

Malaria can be eliminated by giving medicine to all the villagers

6 (4.9)

117 (95.1)

8.93 (3.01–26.51)

0.001

3.87 (0.74–20.08)

0.1

Everyone from my house participated

4 (4.7)

81 (95.3)

4.38 (1.36–14.12)

0.013

4.27 (1.3–14.02)

0.017

Had complaints after round 1

1 (4)

24 (96)

3.28 (0.41–25.94)

0.26

3.01 (0.33–26.97)

0.32

Had complaints with my HH members

3 (7.7)

36 (92.3)

1.6 (0.43–5.88)

0.48

0.89 (0.21–3.73)

0.88

Received enough information

9 (6.2)

137 (93.8)

30.44 (7.68–120.62)

0.001

0.37 (0.01–11.89)

0.58

Medicine was given to kill malaria parasites

8 (5.7)

132 (94.3)

16.5 (5.13–53.02)

0.001

6.77 (0.89–51.5)

0.06

Medicine did not cause many illnesses

9 (7.4)

113 (92.6)

0.27 (0.09–0.78)

0.016

1.16 (0.12–10.91)

0.89

Blood was taken to test for malaria parasite

7 (5.5)

121 (94.5)

8.64 (2.94–25.33)

< 0.001

0.76 (0.04–11.75)

0.84

I liked all about MDA

8 (5.6)

134 (94.4)

21.53 (6.36–72.82)

< 0.001

17.2 (1.66–177.99)

0.017

MDA is important

8 (5.6)

135 (94.4)

25.31 (7.21–88.81)

0.001

14.94 (1.3–171.27)

0.03

I will participate if MDA happens next year

8 (5.8)

130 (94.2)

13.29 (4.27–41.32)

< 0.001

2.34 (0.27–20.05)

0.43

I would recommend MDA to others

5 (11.6)

38 (88.4)

0.88 (0.29–2.68)

0.83

0.18 (0.03–1.05)

0.057

  1. AOR adjusted odds ratio for age and sex