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Table 1 Association of socio-demographic factors with UTI status among the study subjects (N = 778)

From: Comprehensive assessment of holding urine as a behavioral risk factor for UTI in women and reasons for delayed voiding

Demographic characteristics N UTI
  n % Unadjusted OR (95% CI) P value
Age in years
 17–20 (teenage) 206 58 28.2 1 (Reference) NA
 21–23 (college going) 383 99 25.8 0.9 (0.6–1.3) 0.55
 24–32 (adult) 189 57 30.2 1.1 (0.7–1.7) 0.66
Educational qualification
 Undergraduate 42 13 25 1 (Reference) NA
 Postgraduate 559 150 26.8 1.1 (0.6–2.1) 0.77
 Ph.D 167 51 30.5 1.3 (0.6–2.7) 0.45
Marital status
 Unmarried 761 209 27.5 1 (Reference) NA
 Married 17 5 29.4 1.1 (038–3.2) 0.86
Religion
 Hindu 587 165 28.1 1 (0.36–2.9) 0.97
 Christian 116 29 25 0.9 (0.3–2.6) 0.80
 Muslim 57 15 26.3 0.9 (03–3.1) 0.90
 Others 18 5 27.8 1 (Reference) NA