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Table 1 Univariate analysis of factors responsible for patient delay

From: Health-seeking behaviour of human brucellosis cases in rural Tanzania

     95% confidence interval  
Variable Coefficients Std. Error Odds ratio Lower Upper Likelihood ratio p-value
Keeps livestock 1.61 0.63 5 1.45 17.27 0.003†
Distance to village centre 0.13 0.11 1.14 0.92 1.41 0.20
Religion 0.41 0.91 1.50 0.25 8.98 0.65
Tribe 0.69 0.71 2 0.50 7.99 0.14
  1.25 0.80 3.50 0.73 16.85  
Distance to hospital 0.11 0.06 3.12 1.00 4.26 0.02†
Gender 0.69 0.43 2 0.86 4.67 0.09
Age 0.02 0.01 1.02 1.01 1.04 0.001†
Knowledge of brucellosis 1.50 0.78 4.50 0.97 20.83 0.03†
Level of education 1.25 0.80 3.50 0.73 16.85 0.09
Economic status 1.47 0.64 4.33 1.23 15.21 0.02†
  0.69 0.87 2 0.37 10.92  
If any member of the household suffered from brucellosis 1.09 0.82 3 0.61 14.86 0.15
  1. † – Variables included in multivariate analysis