Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology / 2016 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

Hepatitis B Awareness and Knowledge in Asian Communities in British Columbia

Table 4

Predictors of HBV knowledge from multivariate analysis.

CharacteristicsOdds ratio (95% CI) value

Age
 19–241.8 (0.9–3.5)0.084
 25–391.7 (1.1–2.7) 0.022
 40–542.0 (1.3–3.0)0.001
551.0
(trend) = 0.014
Education
 Primary/elementary0.3 (0.1–0.5)<0.0001
 Secondary0.5 (0.3–0.7)0.001
 Postsecondary0.7 (0.4–1.1)0.116
 University or above1.0
(trend) < 0.0001
Ethnicity
 Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin)1.0
 South Asian0.3 (0.2–0.4)<0.0001
 Filipino0.3 (0.2–0.6)<0.0001
 Korean0.3 (0.1–0.5)<0.0001
 Southeast Asian0.3 (0.1–0.6)0.001
Media for health information
 No0.6 (0.4–0.8)0.001
 Yes1.0
Internet for health information
 No0.6 (0.4–0.9)0.024
 Yes1.0

Statistically significant at .

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