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Table 3 Bivariate logistic regression analysis of location, demography and behaviour and egg-patent urogenital schistosomiasis

From: Urogenital schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminthiasis (STH) in Cameroon: An epidemiological update at Barombi Mbo and Barombi Kotto crater lakes assessing prospects for intensified control interventions

Variable Outcome category Unadjusted OR 95% CI P value
Location Barombi Mbo
Barombi Kotto
-
7.76
3.85-15.66 <0.001
Gender Male
Female
-
1.25
0.62-2.56 0.531
Age cohort PSAC ≤6 years
SAC 6 ≤ 16 years
Adults > 16 years
-
2.52
1.57
1.25-5.05
0.79-3.11
0.009
0.196
Previous treatment ≥1 in last five years
None in last five years
-
1.48
0.88-2.49 0.114
Swimming Never swims in the lake
Swims in the lake
-
1.64
0.98-2.76 0.062
Washing Never washes in the lake
Washes in the lake
-
1.56
0.95-2.60 0.077
Fishing Never goes fishing in the lake
Goes fishing in the lake
-
2.05
1.09-3.85 0.026
Water sourcing Does not use lake water
Uses lake water
-
3.37
1.40-8.08 0.007