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Table 2 Occupations and odds ratio for being a case from multiple logistic regression

From: Risk factors for malaria in high incidence areas of Viet Nam: a case–control study

Variable Total Cases Controls Odds ratio p
Farmer 1604 (80.2%) 770 (38.5%) 834 (41.7%) 0.6196 (0.2414 to 1.508) 0.3
Forest worker 156 (7.8%) 127 (6.4%) 29 (1.5%) 3.129 (1.139 to 8.249) 0.022
Student 127 (6.4%) 52 (2.6%) 75 (3.8%) 0.4653 (0.1712 to 1.205) 0.12
Other 43 (2.2%) 7 (0.4%) 36 (1.8%) 0.1258 (0.03628 to 0.3966) 0.0006
Not working 34 (1.7%) 18 (0.9%) 16 (0.8%) 0.755 (0.2400 to 2.301) 0.62
Military 18 (0.9%) 14 (0.7%) 4 (0.2%) 2.349 (0.5843 to 10.69) 0.24