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Table 2 Association between the variables of community and occupation, and risk perceptiona

From: Rapid assessment of knowledge, attitudes, practices, and risk perception related to the prevention and control of Ebola virus disease in three communities of Sierra Leone

Characteristics Odds ratios (95 % CI) P-value
Community    
Jui 0.29 (0.19,0.44) <.001
Kossoh Town 0.05 (0.03,0.12) <.001
Grafton Ref   
Occupation    
Government staff 0.62 (0.32,1.17) 0.139
Company staff 1.30 (0.61,2.77) 0.497
Petty trading 3.18 (1.83,5.54) <.001
Teacher 1.25 (0.51,3.03) 0.624
Student 0.61 (0.26,1.46) 0.271
Other 0.94 (0.54,1.64) 0.829
Businessperson Ref   
  1. aMultivariable logistic regression done by ordinal regression on SPSS 20.0 using the logit method