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Research Article

Food Safety Practice and Its Associated Factors among Mothers in Debarq Town, Northwest Ethiopia: Community-Based Cross-Sectional Study

Table 2

Bivariable and multivariable logistic regression analysis of factors associated with food safety practice among mothers of Debarq town, northwest Ethiopia, March – April 2018.

Variables Practice COR with 95 CIAOR with 95 CI
Good poor

Age
 18-3171433.03(1.74,5.28)1.20(0.56,2.60)
 32-4066522.33 (1.35,4.01)1.16(0.57,2.33)
 41-4837521.30(0.73,2.34)0.81(0.40,1.64)
 49-8036661
Marital status
 Single41 242.04 (0.99, 4.20)0.95(0.39,2.34)
 Married1221201.20(0.68, 2.16)1.12(0.56,2.24)
 Widowed21380.66(0.31,1.39)0.90(0.37,2.20)
 Divorced26 311
Monthly income
 200-80050611
 801-110047561.02(0.60,1.76)0.91(0.49,1.69)
 1101-214550541.13(0.66,1.93)0.74(0.39,1.40)
 2146-1100163421.83(1.07,3.14)0.85(0.41,1.75)
Educational status
 Cannot read and write511211
 Primary47492.28(1.36, 3.81)1.42(0.77,2.60)
 Secondary58265.29(3.00, 9.33)3.09(1.54,6.20)
 Diploma and above54177.54(3.99, 14.23)2.95(1.22,7.12)
Ever attended food safety training
 Yes88542.12(1.41, 3.21)1.37(0.65,2.88)
 No1221591
Attended food safety training the past 2 years
 Yes53381.56(0.97, 2.48)0.75(0.33,1.69)
 No1571751
Family size
 1-51701402.22(1.42, 3.46)1.51(0.88,2.59)
 6-1240731
Knowledge
 Good1831383.68(2.25, 6.03)2.49(1.41, 4.40)
 Poor27751
Attitude
 Good151626.23(4.09, 9.50)3.67(2.27, 5.94)
 Poor591511

Significant < 0.05; significant at p < 0.01; significant at p < 0.001.

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