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Table 4 Frequency of cockroach sightings in the home and prevalence of suspected asthma, Réunion, 2016

From: A cross sectional survey to estimate prevalence and associated factors of asthma on Reunion Island, Indian Ocean

  Total Population with suspected asthma % estimated
suspected asthma
95% CI (p) OR 95% CI (OR)
Throughout the year 428 55 14.1% [10.2%; 18.0%] 1.94 [1.21; 3.11]
For 2 to 3 months a year 387 34 8.9% [5.6%; 12.2%] 1.16 [0.69; 1.96]
A few times per year 1007 87 8.4% [6.4%; 10.4%] 1.09 [0.70; 1.70]
Less than once a year 174 15 6.8% [2.4%; 11.2%] 0.87 [0.43; 1.75]
Never 290 25 7.9% [4.3%; 11.5%] 1.00 [0.58; 1.73]
Total 2286 216 9.3% [7,9%; 10,7%]