Journal of Environmental and Public Health / 2019 / Article / Tab 8

Research Article

Contamination Potentials of Household Water Handling and Storage Practices in Kirundo Subcounty, Kisoro District, Uganda

Table 8

Multivariate robust Poisson regression analysis of Escherichia coli in household water.

VariableaPR95% CI value

Education
Primary1.0
Secondary2.961.10–7.970.03
Tertiary0.340.86–1.310.12

Occupation
Peasant1.0
Trader2.270.85–6.060.10
Civil servant20.273.38–121.400.001
NGO0.0250.02–0.28<0.001

Water storage container
Closed jerrican1.0
Open jerrican0.720.67–8610.79
Jar14.441.54–135.150.02
Closed bottle5.260.63–43.620.12

Method of water treatment
Boiling1.0
SODIS1.490.67–3.320.33
Water guard5.224.23–7.41<0.001