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Table 2 Linear regression estimates of parameters for variables associated with antibodies to MSP3 in Korogwe, Tanzania

From: Acquisition of antibodies to merozoite surface protein 3 among residents of Korogwe, north eastern Tanzania

Variable IgG1 IgG3 IgM IgG0
Intercept 8.363
(7.352, 9.374; p < 0.001)
5.324
(4.154,6.494; p < 0.001)
4.672
(3.651,5.693; p < 0.001)
6.906
(5.871,7.941; p < 0.001)
Intermediate stratum -1.653
(-2.088,-1.218; p < .001)
-0.917
(-1.419,-0.415; p <0.001)
2.141
(1.702,2.580; p < 0.001)
-1.168
(-1.613-0.723; p < 0.001)
Highland stratum -1.229
(-1.605,-0.853; p < 0.001)
-0.848
(-1.283,-0.413; p <0.001)
2.997
(2.617,3.377; p < 0.001)
0.742
(0.358, 1.126; p < 0.001)
Age (years) 0.120
(0.093, 0.147; p < 0.001)
0.190
(0.159,0.221; p < 0.001)
0.089
(0.062,0.116; p < 0.001)
0.084
(0.057, 0.111; p < 0.001)
Presence of
P. falciparum
0.161
(-0.155,0.477; p = 0.319)
0.498
(0.131, 0.865; p = 0.008)
0.239
(-0.080,0.558; p = 0.143)
0.101
(-0.222, 0.424; p = 0.540)
Bednet use 0.036
(-0.238,0.310; p = 0.798)
0.133
(-0.185,0.451; p = 0.411)
-0.338
(-0.614,-0.06; p = 0.017)
0.094
(-0.186, 0.374; p = 0.510)
Hb (g/dl) -0.100
(-0.192,-0.008; p = 0.035)
-0.039
(-0.147,0.069; p = 0.476)
0.031
(-0.063,0.125; p = 0.515)
0.071
(-0.023, 0.165; p = 0.140)
  1. IgG1 = Immunoglobulin G subclass 1, IgG3 = Immunoglobulin G subclass 3, IgG0 = Total Immunoglobulin G, IgM = Immunoglobulin M, Hb = haemoglobin, < = less than, = equal