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Table 6 Practices for ear infections

From: Knowledge and care seeking practices for ear infections among parents of under five children in Kigali, Rwanda: a cross-sectional study

  Practices of ear infections
  OR (CI) P value Adjusted OR (CI) P- value
Age group
  ≤ 30 1   1  
 31–45 0.74(0.47–1.17) 0.202 0.80(0.42–1.56) 0.519
 46–60 0.63(0.21–1.92) 0.42 0.17(0.22–6.25) 0.855
  > 60 Not computed    
Residence
 Rural 1   1  
 Urban 1.85(1.18–2.90) 0.008*   
Level of education
 None 1   1  
 Primary education 1.6(0.74–3.48) 0.232 0.98(0.29–3.25) 0.972
 Secondary & higher 2.08(0.89–4.87) 0.091 1.65(0.43–6.41) 0.468
 Vocational education 7.9(1.62–38.34) 0.01* 2.57(0.34–19.24) 0.359
Socioeconomic status
 Low 1   1  
 Middle 1.48(0.91–2.39) 0.112 1.74(0.87–3.48) 0.121
 High 1.4(0.67–2.97) 0.377 1.70(0.50–5.77) 0.394
  1. *significant at bivariate analysis