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Table 4 Factors associated with rejection about fumigation

From: Barriers that limit the implementation of thermal fogging for the control of dengue in Colombia: a study of mixed methods

  OR 95% CI Adjusted ORa 95% CI
It controls pests other than mosquitoes
 Yes     
 No/Do not know 5.1 2.9–8.1 4.5 3.0–8.6
Mosquitoes in house
 Yes     
 No 3.4 2.0–5.6 3.3 1.9–5.9
It affects the health of people
 No     
 Yes 3.8 2.5–5.9 3.0 1.9–4.9
 Do not know 3.2 1.6–6.5 2.8 1.3–6.1
The household has been treated with fumigation previously
 Yes     
 No 2.1 1.4–3.4 2.4 1.1–3.2
Is aware of symptoms
 Yes     
 No 1.5 1.0–2.3 1.6 1.0–2.6
It protects from Dengue
 Yes     
 No /Do not know 3.1 1.6–5.8 1.9 0.9–3.9
It causes bad smells
 No     
 Yes 1.7 1.1–2.7 1.1 0.7–1.9
 Do not know 3.7 1.2–11.1 2.3 0.6–8.0
  1. OR estimated by a logistic regression model
  2. a Value adjusted by other variables included in the model