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Factors Influencing Attitude, Safety Behavior, and Knowledge regarding Household Waste Management in Guinea: A Cross-Sectional Study

Table 3

Binary logistic regression model of association between solid waste disposal methods and socioeconomic and demographic characteristics of residents ().

CharacteristicsGood disposal practice (%)UnadjustedAdjusted
OR (95% CI) valueOR (95% CI) value

Age
 15–39305 (47.6%)0.56 (0.34–0.93)0.030.46 (0.20–1.07)0.07
 40–59162 (42.9%)0.68 (0.40–1.15)0.150.65 (0.32–1.33)0.24
 ≥6025 (33.8%)ReferenceReference
Sex
 Female295 (39.8%)1.94 (1.50–2.51)0.002.50 (1.46–4.28)0.00
 Male197 (56.1%)ReferenceReference
Marital status
 Single96 (45.7%)0.69 (0.41–1.16)0.160.63 (0.27–1.46)0.28
 Married330 (44.5%)0.73 (0.46–1.15)0.170.77 (0.36–1.65)0.50
 Divorced34 (63.0%)0.34 (0.17–0.69)0.000.28 (0.10–0.82)0.02
 Widowed32 (36.8%)ReferenceReference
Education attainment
 None181 (32.0%)10.0 (5.47–18.28) 0.003.02 (1.26–7.20) 0.01
 Primary52 (37.1%)7.98 (4.08–15.61)0.002.19 (0.82–5.84)0.12
 Secondary193 (62.7%)2.81 (1.51–5.23)0.001.59 (0.63–4.01)0.33
 Tertiary66 (82.5%)ReferenceReference
Household income
 Less than 250001118 (18.5%)16.50 (9.57–28.43)0.001.44 (0.63–3.26)0.00
 250001 to 45000088 (60.3%)2.46 (1.35–4.51)0.000.27 (0.11–0.64)0.00
 450001 to 65000089 (97.8%)0.08 (0.02–0.37)0.000.02 (0.01–0.12)0.00
 650001 to 850000126 (99.2%)0.03 (0.0– 0.23)0.000.02 (0.00–0.19)0.00
 More than 850000 71 (78.9%)ReferenceReference
Residential area
 Unplanned residential area 207 (26.7%)24.48 (16.43–36.47)0.005.81 (3.25–10.38)0.00
 Planned residential area285 (89.9%)ReferenceReference
Distance to permitted dumpsite
 Less than 50 m58 (93.5%)0.04 (0.12–0.10)0.000.16 (0.05–0.57)0.00
 Between 50 and 100 m202 (87.4%)0.07 (0.05–0.12)0.000.72 (0.35–1.45)0.35
 More than 100–200 m173 (27.6%)1.36 (0.95–1.96)0.101.91 (1.15–3.17)0.01
 Over 200 meters59 (34.1%)ReferenceReference
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