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Table 3 Factors associated with better knowledge of the uses of antibiotics

From: Knowledge, attitudes, and practices of parents in rural China on the use of antibiotics in children: a cross-sectional study

Factors Crude odds ratio (95% CI) Adjusted odds ratio* (95% CI)
Female 0.865(0.725-1.031) 0.879 (0.713-1.084)
Age of parents (yrs.) 1.012(0.992-1.032) 1.012 (0.989-1.037)
Living in a village 0.464(0.348-0.618) 0.777 (0.556-1.085)
Education level of parents   
Primary school 0.085(0.019-0.386) 0.089 (0.018-0.426)**
Secondary school 0.212(0.147-0.306) 0.262 (0.170-0.405)**
High school 0.408(0.280-0.594) 0.485 (0.323-0.730)**
College or above Reference Reference
With medical insurance 1.161(0.697-1.932) 1.105 (0.645-1.893)
More than one child 0.582(0.440-0.771) 0.873 (0.627-1.217)
  1. *Adjusted odds ratio from multiple logistic regression analysis.
  2. **Statistically significant P < 0.05.