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Table 4 Determinants for PCR positive result in logistic regression analysis at household level (at least one member of the household was PCR-positive) and high parasitaemia level

From: Malaria determining risk factors at the household level in two rural villages of mainland Equatorial Guinea

Response variable PCR positive result High parasitaemia
OR 95% CI P-value OR 95% CI P-value
IRSa
 No 1   
 Yes 5.071 0.733–35.053 0.100
At least Bed net usedb
 No 1    1   
 Yes 0.776 0.126–4.773 0.785 0.860 0.147–5.046 0.868
Animalsc
 No 1    1   
 Yes 3.522 0.787–15.756 0.100 0.070 0.007–0.680 0.022
Household size 4.771 1.408–16.168 0.012 1.475 1.024–2.123 0.037
  1. Italic values indicate significance of P value (P < 0.05)
  2. aIndoor residual spraying
  3. bPeople sleeping under a bed net the night before
  4. cAnimals in the vicinity of the house