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Table 3 Fixed effects estimates for logistic regression model for S. mansoni

From: Current status of Schistosoma mansoni and the factors associated with infection two years following mass drug administration programme among primary school children in Mwea irrigation scheme: A cross-sectional study

Multivariable logistic regression
Factor OR p-value 95%CI
Gender Male vs Female 2.73 <0.001* 2.03–3.65
Class 4 vs 7 1.30 0.347 0.75–2.24
5 vs 7 0.67 0.089 0.42–1.07
6 vs 7 0.68 0.063 0.45–1.02
Age Category (8–9) vs >13 0.90 0.798 0.41–1.98
(10–11) vs >13 0.92 0.765 0.55–1.55
(12–13) vs >13 1.09 0.681 0.72–1.65
House wall type Mud vs Stone/bricks 1.66 0.003* 1.19–2.31
Wood vs Stone/bricks 1.43 0.038* 1.02–2.00
Iron sheets vs Stone/bricks 0.62 0.143 0.32–1.17
House floor type Earth vs Cement 0.82 0.288 0.56–1.19
Water source at home Borehole/well vs Piped water 2.20 0.001* 1.40–3.46
Canal vs Piped water 2.61 <0.001* 1.87–3.65
Rainwater vs Piped water 2.25 0.261 0.54–9.27
Stream/River vs Piped water 2.93 <0.001* 1.93–4.44
Round of treatment 1 vs >3 0.48 0.047* 0.24–0.99
2 vs >3 0.55 0.064 0.29–1.04
3 vs >3 0.65 0.224 0.32–1.31
Disease diagnosed with when ill last term Bilharzia vs Others 2.38 0.068 0.94–6.06
Diarrhea vs Others 1.12 0.814 0.44–2.84
Malaria vs Others 0.74 0.260 0.44–1.25
Stomach ache vs Others 0.94 0.820 0.56–1.59
Typhoid vs Others 1.28 0.698 0.36–4.51
Time to nearest health centre 60 min vs <30 min 0.87 0.482 0.60–1.27
>60 min vs <30 min 1.18 0.657 0.56–2.50
Disease when last visited hospital Bilharzia vs Others 1.11 0.808 0.49–2.53
Diarrhea vs Others 0.82 0.593 0.40–1.69
Malaria vs Others 0.83 0.596 0.42–1.64
Typhoid vs Others 1.30 0.628 0.44–3.82