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Table 1 Bivariate analysis of factors associated with reported placing of temephos in household water containers within the last 3 months, among 8978a households in 2012

From: Coverage and beliefs about temephos application for control of dengue vectors and impact of a community-based prevention intervention: secondary analysis from the Camino Verde trial in Mexico

Potential associated factor Levels With temephos
n (%)
Without temephos
n (%)
OR 95% CIca
All households   21.1% (2101/9937) 78.9%
(7836/9937)
  
House structure Permanent 2385 3074 1.19 0.98–1.45
Semi-permanent/temporary 1373 2108   
Language spoken at home Indigenous language 349 597 0.79 0.50–1.26
Spanish only 3384 4583   
Area of residence Urban 1994 2066 1.70 1.072.70
Rural 1779 3139   
Region Costa Grande & Costa Chica 2609 3492 1.10 0.66–1.82
Acapulco 1164 1713   
Oportunidades programme Participating 1807 2581 0.93 0.72–1.21
Not participating 1954 2608   
Household size Less than five members 2234 3089 0.99 0.89–1.11
Five or more members 1539 2115   
Sex of household respondent Female 2997 4254 0.85 0.740.97
Male 769 927   
Education of household head 4 years or more 2248 3327 1.06 0.91–1.22
Less than 4 years 1279 1838   
Employment of household head Working 3340 4792 0.92 0.74–1.13
Not working 296 378   
Tap water supply Daily 1273 1744 1.01 0.71–1.44
Less frequent or no supply 2481 3437   
  1. OR Odds Ratio
  2. 95% CIca cluster adjusted 95% confidence interval
  3. Bold font indicates associations significant at the 5% level
  4. a960 household respondents did not know if temephos had been placed in their water containers, and the data about temephos application were missing in 553 records