Table 5

Multiple logistic regression analysis showing independent predictors of knowledge score of organ donation

Socio-demographic Variables

Adequacy of

Adjusted

95%

Knowledge

OR *

CI *

n

(%)


Education (p = 0.000)

Illiterate or Can read and write name only

5 (2)

1

Up to grade 12

85 (34.7)

1.9

0.6 – 5.8

Graduation/Post graduation/Diploma

152 (62)

5

1.6 – 15.2

Informal Education

3 (1.2)

2

0.3 – 13.7


Socioeconomic Status (p = 0.038)

Low

49 (20)

1

Middle

146 (59.6)

1.6

0.9 – 2.6

High

50 (20.4)

2.2

1.1 – 4.1


* OR = Odds Ratio

** CI = Confidence Interval

Saleem et al. BMC Medical Ethics 2009 10:5   doi:10.1186/1472-6939-10-5

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