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Table 4 Association between a supportive attitude and adoption of control measures for COVID-19 among respondents (OR, 95%CI)

From: Association between supportive attitude and adoptive practice of control strategy against COVID-19 amosng college students in China: a cross-sectional study

Factor Using a facemask Washing hands frequently Avoidance of gatherings Avoidance of public places Adoption of all measures
Supportive 1.00 (reference)
Not supportive 1.55 (1.42–1.68) 1.57 (1.47–1.67) 1.26 (1.17–1.36) 1.48 (1.34–1.62) 1.33 (1.26–1.39)
Age < 21 years 1.00 (reference)
Age > 21 years 1.14 (1.06–1.23) 1.02 (0.96–1.08) 0.81 (0.75–0.87) 0.92 (0.84–1.01) 0.93 (0.89–0.98)
Male sex 1.00 (reference)
Female Sex 0.52 (0.49–0.57) 0.74 (0.71–0.79) 0.54 (0.51–0.58) 0.42 (0.38–0.46) 0.67 (0.64–0.70)
Undergraduate 1.00 (reference)
Postgraduate 0.72 (0.66–0.81) 0.62 (0.57–0.66) 0.84 (0.77–0.92) 0.97 (0.87–1.09) 0.72 (0.68–0.76)
Medicine 1.00 (reference)
Others 0.59 (0.51–0.69) 0.68 (0.61–0.76) 0.71 (0.61–0.81) 0.63 (0.52–0.76) 0.67 (0.613–0.73)
Depression score < 16 1.00 (reference)
Depression score > 16 3.09 (2.31–4.12) 2.42 (1.839–3.17) 3.75 (2.832–4.94) 4.75 (3.501–6.38) 2.37 (1.831–3.07)
Anxiety score < 50 1.00(reference)
Anxiety score < 50 1.89 (1.75–2.03) 1.77 (1.67–1.87) 1.45 (1.35–1.55) 1.39 (1.27–1.51) 1.68 (1.61–1.75)
  1. Note: Odds ratio (95% confidence interval) was adjusted by age, sex, level of education, primary degree, level of depression, and level of anxiety