Journal of Parasitology Research / 2020 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Enteroparasitism in Hard-to-Reach Community Dwellers: A Cross-Sectional Study in Ga West Municipality in Ghana

Table 2

Logistic regression analysis of significant associations of enteroparasitism with study variables.

Study variablesS.E.WalddfSig.Exp ()

Resident community
 Opah0.1240.4630.07110.7891.132
 Otuaplem-0.0250.5150.00210.9610.975
 Dedeman0.8100.4842.79810.0942.247
 Onyansana1.0010.4275.50610.0192.722
 Manchie (reference)
Age range (years)
 6–10-2.0674.5370.20810.6490.127
 11–15-2.9731.6543.22810.0720.051
 16–203.3751.2237.61510.00629.232
 21–250.9721.2350.61910.4312.643
 26–30-0.6901.2620.29910.5840.501
 31–35-1.3901.7180.65510.4180.249
 36–40-0.9201.4680.39310.5310.398
 >40 (reference)
Marital status
 Single5.9331.60613.6441<0.001377.362
 Married0.3801.0610.12810.7211.462
 Widowed0.9801.2270.63810.4242.665
 Divorced (reference)
Tribe
 Akan-2.9641.2135.96910.0150.052
 Ga-2.1691.2812.86510.0900.114
 Ewe-2.1751.1133.82010.0510.114
 Dagomba-1.3061.2561.08110.2980.271
 Fulani-1.9141.1392.82210.0930.147
 Others (reference)
Religion
 Christianity-1.0060.4644.70910.0300.366
 Islamic1.2580.6943.28510.0703.519
 Traditional-1.6800.9852.91110.0880.186
 Others (reference)
Average monthly income
 0–500 (0–90)-1.7151.0042.91510.0880.180
 501–1000 (91–181)0.1180.4280.07510.7841.125
 1001–1500 (182–272)-1.7190.6816.36310.0120.179
 1501–2000 (273–363) (reference)
Highest education
 None-1.1360.5644.05610.0440.321
 Primary-0.3110.6920.20210.6530.733
 Junior high-0.4590.8090.32110.5710.632
 Senior high-0.7320.5341.87810.1710.481
 Postsenior high (reference)
Type of farming
 Crop-2.4741.2264.06910.0440.084
 Poultry-1.6110.9103.13810.0760.200
 Livestock0.4431.2050.13510.7131.558
 Not applicable (reference)

Significantly different variable.

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