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Table 2 Seroprevalence of T.gondii and logistic regression analysis of risk factors for goats

From: Seroepidemiology and associated risk factors of Toxoplasma gondii in sheep and goats in Southwestern Ethiopia

Risk factors Total No of positive Univariable Multivariable
    COR (95% CI) P-value AOR (95% CI) P-Value
Age
 Young (<1 year) 40 14 (35%)     
 Adult (>1 year) 76 50 (65.8%) 3.57 (1.59,7.98) 0.002 3.9 (1.64,9.41) 0.002
Sex
 Male 42 18 (42.9%) 1    
 Female 74 46 (62.2%) 2.19 (1.01, 4.73) 0.035 2.9 (1.21,6.93) 0.002
Altitude
 Highland 59 38 (67.9% 4.52 (57,13.5) 0.005 4.4 (1.75,15.5) 0.004
 Midland 38 19 (50%) 2.14 (0.714,6.43) 0.174 3.9 (1.64,9.41) 0.10
 Lowland 22 7 (31.8%) 1    -
  1. COR crude odd ratio, AOR adjusted odd ratio, CI Confidence Interval