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Table 3

From: Rubella IgM epidemiology in the pre-rubella vaccination era in Uganda

Associated factorUnadjusted OR (95%CI)p-valueadjusted OR (95%CI)p-value
Sex Female1.1 (1.01–1.2)0.031 (0.9–1.1)0.254
Age: <  5 yrsRef Ref 
5–15 years2.9 (2.6–3.1)< 0.0012.5 (2.3–2.9)< 0.001
> 15 years1.3 (1.01–1.60.041.4 (1.1–1.8)0.003
Rural setting1.3 (1.02–1.7)0.031 (0.5–2)0.985
Measles negative7.9 (6–10.3)< 0.0016.4 (4.9–8.5)< 0.001
Outcome Alive0.9 (0.23–3.5)0.88  
Hospitalized0.35 (0.3–0.41)< 0.0010.5 (0.4–0.6)< 0.001
Busoga region(11%)Ref   
Acholi2.1 (1.6–2.7)< 0.0011.9 (1.5–2.6)< 0.001
Ankole2.2 (1.5–2.6)< 0.0012 (1.6–2.4)< 0.001
Bugisu2,5 (2.1–3.1)< 0.0012.1 (1.7–2.6)< 0.001
Bukedi2.3 (1.9–2.9)< 0.0012.1 (1.6–2.7)< 0.001
Bunyoro2.3 (1.9–2.8)< 0.0012.1 (1.7–2.6)< 0.001
Kampala1.4 (1.04–1.8)0.0261.4 (0.7–3)0.336
Karamoja1.5 (1.04–2.3)0.0311.6 (1.06–2.4)0.026
Kigezi3.3 (2.7–4)< 0.0012.6 (2.1–3.2)< 0.001
Lango3.7 (3–4.6)< 0.0013.5 (2.7–4.4)< 0.001
North central1.4 (1.2–1.6)< 0.0011.2 (1.02–1.4)0.031
South central1.7 (1.5–2)< 0.0011.5 (1.3–1.8)< 0.001
Teso1.3 (1–1.6)0.051.3 (1–1.6)0.055
Tooro2.6 (2.1–3.1)< 0.0012.4 (1.2–2.9)< 0.001
West Nile2.9 (2.4–3.7)< 0.0013 (2.4–3.8)< 0.001