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Table 7 Respondents’ characteristic factors associated with LLIN utilization, Igabi LGA, Kaduna, 2015

From: Factors associated with utilization of LLINs among women of child-bearing age in Igabi, Kaduna State, Nigeria

Characteristics of WCBAUtilization of LLINOdd ratio95% CI
Yes (n = 440)No (n = 189)
Age (years)
 < 30208 (65.8)108 (34.2)0.70.50.9
 ≥ 30232 (74.1)81 (25.9)Ref 
Parity
 < 4315 (70.3)133 (29.7)1.10.7–1.5
 ≥ 4125 (69.1)56 (30.9)Ref 
Currently pregnant
 Yes103 (75.2)34 (24.8)1.40.9–2.1
 No337 (68.5)155 (31.5)Ref 
Rural settlements
 Yes248 (82.7)52 (27.3)3.42.34.9
 No192 (58.4)137 (41.6)Ref 
WCBA had formal education
 Yes251 (67.1)123 (32.9)0.70.5–1.0
 No189 (74.1)66 (25.9)Ref 
Good or average knowledge of LLIN
 Yes377 (70.9)155 (29.1)1.310.8–2.1
 No63 (65.0)32 (35.0)  
Available sleeping room(s) < 3
 Yes350 (68.6)160 (31.4)0.70.4–1.1
 No90 (75.6)29 (24.4)Ref 
People slept here a night before < 5
 Yes229 (69.6)100 (30.4)10.7–1.4
 No211 (70.3)89 (29.7)Ref 
  1. Italics values indicate significance of p value (p < 0.05)