Table 7: Factors associated with the general prevalence of infection in preschool age children in Mwea division: a binary logistic regression model.

VariableOR( value) 95% CI

Knowledge of disease transmission.862.635.6292.137
Hand washing
Shoe wearing.405.155.1171.406
Water source
Water purification method
Family with children above 5 years.390.1.2935.088

OR = odds ratio, CI = confidence interval, and = variables with statistical significance.