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Table 7 Factors associated with total delay of tuberculosis diagnosis and treatment among adult tuberculosis patients in public health facilities of Gondar town, Northwest Ethiopia, 2016

From: Factors associated with the length of delay with tuberculosis diagnosis and treatment among adult tuberculosis patients attending at public health facilities in Gondar town, Northwest, Ethiopia

Variables Simple Linear Regression Multiple Linear Regression
β (95% CI) β (95% CI)
Educational status −3.71 (−5.13,−2.28)
First health care facility consulted 4.69 (3.28,6.11)
Time to reach to the health facility 0.25 (0.19,0.29)
Rural residency 13.45 (9.63,17.28) 10.3 (2.91,17.82)
House hold income −0.009 (−0.012,−0.007) −0.008 (−0.013,−0.002)
HIV status −17.236 (−21.20,−13.26) −12.62 (−20.72,−4.53)
Seeking care from more than one health care provider 7.465 (1.52,13.41) 7.674 (2.97,12.37)
  1. B Beta coefficient