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Table 3 Prevalence of API by living proximity from the flower farm and working there or not

From: Self-reported acute pesticide intoxications in Ethiopia

  Total API n (%) CPR (95 % CI) a APR (95 % CI) b
Total 516 136 (26)   
Living proximity     
   Close 257 107 (42) 3.7 (2.6, 5.4) 3.2 (2.2, 4.8) b
   Far (reference) 259 29 (11) 1.0  
   Close & don’t work in flower farm 93 15 (16) 1.5 (0.8, 2.9) 1.6 (0.8, 3.2) c
Living close & work in the flower farm or not     
   Close & work 164 92 (56) 3.5 (2.1, 5.6) 3.0 (1.8, 4.9) b
   Close & don’t work (reference) 93 15 (16) 1.0  
   Flower farm worker 165 92 (56) 4.4 (3.3, 6.1) 4.0 (2.9, 5.6) b
   Others (reference) 351 44 (13) 1.0  
  1. a: Crude Prevalence Ratio; b: Adjusted Prevalence Ratio for age, gender and education; c: Adjusted Prevalence Ratio for age, gender, education and being small-scale farmer; CI: Confidence Interval