Skip to main content

Table 5 Knowledge index and socio demographic characteristics

From: Knowledge and practices regarding malaria and the National Treatment Guidelines among public health workers in Equatorial Guinea

  Low High P value OR 95% CI
Sex
 Male 10 5     
 Female 17 12 0.427 1.41 (0.38–5.20)
Age
  < 35 11 10     
  > 36 16 7 0.195 0.48 (0.14–1.65)
Academic level
 Medical degree 14 2     
 Others 13 15 0.007 8.08 (1.54–42.37)
Years of experience
  < 3 12 13     
  > 4 15 4 0.037 0.25 (0.06–0.10)
Malaria cases/day
  < 12 19 7     
  > 13 8 10 0.055 3.39 (0.95–12.09)
 < 15 years old malaria cases/day
  < 11 22 7     
  > 12 5 10 0.008 6.29 (1.60–24.73)
Health facility
 Health centre 20 6     
 Hospital 7 11 0.013 5.24 (1.41–19.52)