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Table 2 Odds ratio estimates (and 95% CIs) for IgG positivity to different Plasmodium antigens by resident camp, age, and duration in Bangladesh, among Myanmar refugees residing in Bangladesh, April–May 2018

From: Screening for malaria antigen and anti-malarial IgG antibody in forcibly-displaced Myanmar nationals: Cox’s Bazar district, Bangladesh, 2018

 PmMSP1
OR (95% CI)
PvMSP1
OR (95% CI)
PfMSP1
OR (95% CI)
Pf short-term
OR (95% CI)
Any Plasmodium
OR (95% CI)
Camp     
 Nayapara (referent)1.01.01.01.01.0
 Kutupalong3.1 (0.6–15.2)2.2 (0.8–6.2)1.2 (0.3–5.3)0.4 (0.04–4.9)1.8 (0.9–3.8)
 Makeshift2.7 (0.6–12.2)1.9 (0.7–5.0)2.7 (0.8–9.1)2.1 (0.4–9.6)2.3 (1.2–4.4)*
Age (years)     
 1–4 (referent)1.01.01.01.01.0
 5–100.2 (0.05–0.9)*1.0 (0.4–2.1)1.1 (0.3–3.6)1.3 (0.3–5.3)0.9 (0.5-1.5)
 11–151.3 (0.5–3.2)1.9 (0.9–4.2)4.1 (1.5–11.3)**3.0 (0.8–11.3)2.5 (1.5–4.1)**
How long in Bangladesh     
 1–7 monthsNANANANANA
 8–10 months (referent)1.01.01.01.01.0
 > 10 months0.8 (0.3–1.8)0.8 (0.4–1.4)0.5 (0.2–1.1)0.2 (0.04–0.9)*0.7 (0.39–0.95)*
  1. * Indicates Statistical Significance of p < 0.05
  2. ** Indicates Statistical Significance of p < 0.01