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Table 6 Multiple logistic regression analysis (Backward Wald); predictors of perceived susceptibility among respondents (n = 305)

From: Exploration of risk taking behaviors and perceived susceptibility of colorectal cancer among Malaysian adults: a community based cross-sectional study

Predictors B SE Wald Exp(B) 95% CI P value
Age       
≤ 30 years Ref Ref Ref Ref Ref Ref
> 30 years 0.940 0.327 8.269 2.6 1.4-4.9 0.004
Race       
Malay -1.236 0.325 14.430 0.3 0.2-0.6 < 0.001
Indian -1.419 0.509 7.782 0.2 0.1-0.7 0.005
Chinese Ref Ref Ref Ref Ref Ref
  1. Variables entered: Gender, age, race, residency, marital status, family history of any cancer and family history of colorectal cancer. Exp(B) gives the Odds Ratio.