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Table 3 Predictors of Hepatitis C among people who inject drugs in Zanzibar, 2012

From: HIV and hepatitis B and C co-infection among people who inject drugs in Zanzibar

  Crude N OR P-Value 95% CI aOR P- Value 95% CI
Age categories (above and below median age of 32) 204 2.52 0.00 1.44–4.39 2.06 0.02 1.14–3.73
Duration (above and below median of 5 year duration) 201 3.37 0.00 1.86–6.10 2.79 0.00 1.49–5.20
Income (Above and below 50,00 TShillings) 204 1.02 0.92 0.73–1.42    
Ever shared a needle (No/Yes) 224 1.66 0.07 0.96–2.89 1.63 0.09 0.93–2.84
Shared a needle in last month (No/Yes) 112 1.00 0.99 0.49–2.05    
Flash blood (No/Yes) 19 0.76 0.70 0.18–3.23    
Had a paid partner in the last month (No/Yes) 93 1.58 0.21 0.77–3.23    
Used a condom at last sex with paid partner (No/Yes) 97 1.21 0.36 0.81–1.80    
Number of non-paying partners (above and below median number of 1) 117 0.95 0.93 0.28–3.19    
Condom use with non-paid partner (No/Yes) 23 0.86 0.66 0.44–1.69