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Table 1 Demographics of participants

From: Clinical malaria among pregnant women on combined insecticide treated nets (ITNs) and intermittent preventive treatment (IPTp) with sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine in Yaounde, Cameroon

Variable Cohort    
Malaria n = 166 No malaria n = 166 OR 95% CI P-value
Age      
15-19 64 36 2.097 0.55-3.41 0.036
20-24 24 18 1.374 1.09-4.02 0.646
25-29 30 25 1.275 0.69-2.35 0.533
30-34 20 27 0.683 0.36-1.31 0.324
35-39 28 40 0.299 0.30-1.37 0.339
Level of education      
Higher 16 21 0.704 0.32-1.52 0.489
Secondary 72 61 1.522 0.88-2.62 0.168
Primary 22 28 0.732 0.39-1.38 0.421
Marital status
Married 36 33 1.127 0.56-2.24 0.771
Single 74 77 0.881 0.50-1.56  
Employment status
Employed 35 27 1.434 0.79-2.59 0.294
Unemployed 75 83 0.697 0.39-1.26  
Parity      
Primiparous 58 30 2.974 1.70-5.22 0.0002
Multiparous 52 80 0.336 0.10-0.59