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Table 4 Multivariable analysis of animal and household level risk factors for T. solium cysticercosis

From: Risk factors, perceptions and practices associated with Taenia solium cysticercosis and its control in the smallholder pig production systems in Uganda: a cross-sectional survey

Variable B coefficient P-value Odds ratio (95% CI)
Breed type    
 Local Reference   
 Cross 1.17 0.001 3.221 (1.599–6.488)
 Exotic 1.135 0.000 3.110 (1.733–5.580)
Level of education    
 None Reference   
 Primary −0.687 0.111 0.503 (0.216–1.172)
 Secondary −0.443 0.161 0.642 (0.345–1.194)
 Tertiary −0.542 0.104 0.582 (0.303–1.118)
Know transmission cycle    
 Yes −0.743 0.003 0.476 (0.291–0.779)
 No Reference   
Water source    
 Unprotected Reference   
 Protected −0.644 0.020 0.525 (0.350–0.787)
 Unable to use latrine    
 Yes Reference   
 No −0.551 0.006 0.576 (0.389–0.853)