Table 5

Age-adjusted odds ratios (95% confidence intervals) for TB suspects given sputum test by sex and socioeconomic group, rural China, 2003

Male

Female


OR

95%CI

OR

95%CI


Income

Low

1.52

(0.96 – 2.39)

1.50

(0.88 – 2.55)

Medium

1.17

(0.71 – 1.92)

1.31

(0.74 – 2.32)

High

1.00

1.00


Education

Illiterate

1.37

(0.78 – 2.40)

1.23

(0.57 – 2.64)

Primary

1.41

(0.87 – 2.28)

0.67

(0.31 – 1.45)

Secondary

1.00

1.00


Health insurance

No

0.58

(0.35 – 0.94)

0.85

(0.47 – 1.55)

Yes

1.00

1.00


Zhang et al. BMC Public Health 2007 7:19   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-7-19

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