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Table 5 Results of logistic regression analyses of respondents’ knowledge on cholera by sociodemographic, attitudinal and practice-related characteristics

From: Knowledge of, attitudes toward, and preventive practices relating to cholera and oral cholera vaccine among urban high-risk groups: findings of a cross-sectional study in Dhaka, Bangladesh

Characteristics Models
Unadjusted OR (95% CI) Adjusted OR (95% CI)
Sociodemographic
Sex
Male 1.00 1.00
Female 0.75 (0.64-0.89)** 0.74 (0.62-0.87)*
Education
No education 1.49 (1.25-1.78)**  
Primary education 1.31 (1.07-1.61)*  
Secondary and higher 1.00  
Occupation
Nonworking respondents 0.91 (0.75-1.11)  
Independent earners 1.27 (1.03-1.56)*  
Nonindependent earners 1.00  
Monthly expenditure in taka
≤7000 (≤88 US$) 1.33 (1.11-1.59)* 1.31 (1.09-1.58)*
7001-9600 (88.1-120 US$) 1.20 (1.00-1.44)* 1.19 (0.99-1.43)
>9600 (>120 US$) 1.00 1.00
Positive attitude toward cholera, its prevention and cholera vaccine
Less positive (score equal to or greater than 5) 4.83 (2.66-8.76)** 4.92 (2.71-8.94)**
Highly positive (score equal to or less than 4) 1.00 1.00
Cholera-prevention practices
Poor practice 5.49 (4.63-6.52)**  
Good practice 1.00  
  1. *p < 0.05; **p < 0.001.