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Table 2 Logistic regression analyses of ethnicity on AOD use outcomes

From: Ethnic differences in alcohol and drug use and related sexual risks for HIV among vulnerable women in Cape Town, South Africa: implications for interventions

AOD use outcome Covariate Wald test statistic p AORa 95% CIb
Heavy episodic drinking (yes) Ethnicity (Coloured) 8.10 0.004 1.61 1.16–2.23
  Age 0.03 0.860 1.00 0.97–1.04
  Income 3.78 0.052 1.00 1.00–1.00
  Unemployment (No) 6.87 0.009 0.44 0.24–0.82
  Education (Not complete high school) 0.20 0.656 0.89 0.53–1.49
Cannabis -positive (yes) Ethnicity (Coloured) 53.11 <0.001 0.14 0.08–0.24
  Age 3.20 0.074 0.96 0.92–1.00
  Income 8.32 0.004 1.00 1.00–1.00
  Unemployment (No) 0.01 0.937 1.03 0.50–2.11
  Education (Not complete high school) 2.34 0.126 1.68 0.86–3.28
Methamphetamines -positive (yes) Ethnicity (Coloured) 128.69 <0.001 8.43 5.83–12.18
  Age 0.00 0.997 1.00 0.96–1.04
  Income 0.42 0.515 1.00 1.00–1.00
  Unemployment (No) 5.97 0.015 0.48 0.27–0.86
  Education (Not complete high school) 4.59 0.032 0.54 0.31–0.95
  1. a AOR = adjusted odds ratio.
  2. b 95% CI = 95% confidence intervals.