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Table 3 Association of risk factors and prevalence of disability among people aged 18 years and over in Bogra district, Bangladesh

From: Prevalence and correlates of disability in Bogra district of Bangladesh using the rapid assessment of disability survey

  Sample (N = 1855)
  Prevalencea (95 % CI) Unadjusted OR (95 % CI) Adjusted OR (95 % CI)b
Overall 8.91 (7.73, 10.25)   
Sex    
 Female 9.35 (7.79, 11.17) 1 1
 Male 8.46 (6.77, 10.53) 0.90 (0.66, 1.23) 1.01 (0.48, 2.16)
Age (years)    
 18–24 2.85 (1.57, 5.11) 1 1
 25–34 4.64 (3.07, 6.97) 1.66 (0.79, 3.50) 1.90 (0.82, 9.71)
 35–44 9.15 (6.64, 12.47) 3.44 (1.71, 6.92) 4.21 (1.82, 9.72)
 45–54 13.16 (9.59, 17.79) 5.17 (2.56, 10.46) 6.36 (2.78, 14.55)
 ≥55 24.49 (20.15, 29.43) 11.07 (5.73, 21.36) 8.25 (3.49, 19.49)
Education    
 10 years or more 4.72 (2.77, 7.91) 1 1
 5–9 years 6.20 (4.51, 8.46) 1.34 (0.70, 2.55) 1.46 (0.67, 3.22)
 1–4 years 9.34 (6.84, 12.64) 2.08 (1.09, 3.98) 1.51 (0.67, 3.40)
 None 13.12 (10.80, 15.85) 3.05 (1.69, 5.53) 1.36 (0.59, 3.09)
Occupation    
 Professional/others 6.62 (3.42, 12.41) 1 1
 Housewife 7.84 (6.35, 9.65) 1.19 (0.58, 2.48) 1.01 (0.36, 2.83)
 Daily wage laborer 8.02 (5.18, 12.21) 1.23 (0.53, 2.84) 0.84 (0.34, 2.10)
 Farmer 5.73 (3.82, 8.50) 0.86 (0.38, 1.93) 0.57 (0.24, 1.33)
 None 37.65 (29.46, 46.62) 8.75 (3.99, 19.20) 4.58 (1.80, 11.62)
Socio-economic status    
 Richest quintile 7.23 (5.16, 10.03) 1 1
 Fourth quintile 5.68 (3.89, 8.22) 0.77 (0.45, 1.32) 0.89 (0.50, 1.59)
 Third quintile 8.85 (6.39, 12.12) 1.25 (0.75, 2.06) 1.47 (0.83, 2.60)
 Second quintile 11.29 (8.37, 15.07) 1.63 (1.00, 2.67) 1.68 (0.94, 3.00)
 Poorest quintile 13.30 (10.08, 17.35) 1.97 (1.22, 3.17) 1.90 (1.09, 3.30)
  1. OR Odds ratios, CI Confidence intervals; All measures are adjusted for clustering. Values in bold represent independent variables found to be statistically (p < 0.05) associated with disability. aAdjusted for age and gender. bAdjusted for sex, age, socio-economic status, education and occupation