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Table 2 Multiple logistic GEE model analysis of variables associated with Schistosoma bovis and Fasciola gigantica infection among slaughtered cattle, adjusted for potential correlation within slaughterhouse in a cross-sectional survey conducted in Côte d’Ivoire in March 2018. Note that 82 animals from Agboville, Sikensi and Duekoué were not included in the analysis because of missing data on age

From: Prevalence and distribution of livestock schistosomiasis and fascioliasis in Côte d’Ivoire: results from a cross-sectional survey

Trait N Schistosoma bovis Fasciola gigantica
Infected
npos (%)
Multiple OR 95% CI Infected
npos (%)
Multiple OR 95% CI
Sex
 Female 192 49 (25.5)    37 (19.3)   
 Male 112 26 (23.2) 1.1 0.6–1.8 21 (18.8) 1.0 0.6–1.6
Age (years)
 1–3 62 9 (14.5)    7 (11.3)   
 ≥ 4 242 66 (27.3) 2.4 1.0–5.6 51 (21.1) 2.1 1.1–3.9
Breed
 Taurin x Zébu 107 31 (29.0)    26 (24.3)   
 Taurin 77 20 (26.0) 0.9 0.3–2.8 8 (10.4) 0.4 0.2–0.9
 Zébu 120 24 (20.0) 0.6 0.2–1.8 24 (20.0) 0.7 0.5–1.1
  1. N Investigated animals, npos Number of infected animals, CI Confidence interval, OR Odds ratio