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Table 6 Associations between social infleunce factors and outcome variables across genders. Odds ratio (95% confidence interval)

From: From informed consent to adherence: factors influencing involvement in mass drug administration with ivermectin for malaria elimination in The Gambia

Social influence Consent/enrollment Coverage Self reported: high adherence
Men Women Men Women Men Women
Needed permission to participate 0.8 (0.4–1.6) 4.4 (2.2–9.1) 1.3 (0.7–2.4) 3.7 (2.3–6.2) 1.5 (0.8–2.6) 2.12 (1.3–3.5)
Spouse took medication 3.5 (1.8–6.9) 2.6 (1.3–5.0) 2.5 (1.4–4.5) 1.5 (1.0–2.3) 2.6 (1.5–4.5) 2.3 (1.6–3.3)
Compound head took medication 1.1 (0.6–1.9) 2.0 (1.1–3.3) 1.9 (1.1–3.3) 1.5 (1.0–2.2) 1.1 (0.7–2.0) 1.2 (0.8–1.8)
  1. Bold values are statistically significant with a 95% confidence interval