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Table 5 Multinomial logistic analysis showing the association between predictive factors and bednet ownership

From: Determination of the predictive factors of long-lasting insecticide-treated net ownership and utilisation in the Bamenda Health District of Cameroon

DEPENDENT VARIABLE: Bednet OWNERSHIP
SN Variables p value Odds ratio 95% confidence interval for odds ratio
1. Marital status
Reference category: Married.
Lower bound Upper bound
 Singles Ownership (yes) <0.001 0.357 0.215 0.593
 Divorced Ownership (yes) 0.098 0.387 0.126 1.191
 Widowed Ownership (yes) 0.295 1.477 0.712 3.061
2. Knowledge
Reference category: Good knowledge
 Poor knowledge Ownership (yes) <0.001 0.02 0.003 0.14
3. Age of household head
Reference category: 21–35 years of age
 36–50 Ownership (yes) 0.018 1.77 1.10 2.85
 51–65 Ownership (yes) 0.035 2.05 1.05 3.99
 66 and above Ownership (yes) 0.218 1.80 0.71 4.59
4. Household size
Reference category: 1–4 persons
 5–8 persons Ownership (yes) 0.001 2.08 1.33 3.24
 9–12 persons Ownership (yes) 0.063 2.51 0.95 6.59
 13 and above persons Ownership (yes) 0.139 5.01 0.59 42.42