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Table 6 Association of S. haematobium infection in relation to community, age and sex of all PSAC

From: Reinfection of urogenital schistosomiasis in pre-school children in a highly endemic district in Northern Zimbabwe: a 12 months compliance study

Variable Category Univariate analysis Multivariate analysis
OR 95% CI P-value Adjusted OR 95% CI P-value
Community Chakondora 1 (Reference)    1 (Reference)   
Chihuri 5.8 2.712.4 <  0.001 5.1 2.311.0 <  0.001
Kaziro 1.7 0.74.6 0.27 1.5 0.64.1 0.408
Mupfure 4.9 2.410.2 <  0.001 4.5 2.29.5 <  0.001
Nduna 3.0 1.27.5 0.019 2.9 1.17.4 0.025
Age (years) 0–1 1 (Reference)    1 (Reference)   
2–3 4.4 1.512.7 0.006 4.0 1.411.7 0.010
4–5 8.0 2.822.9 < 0.001 7.1 2.520.5 < 0.001
Sex Male 1 (Reference)      
Female 0.9 0.61.4 0.786