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Table 3 Analysis of seroprevalence of toxoplasmosis based on some demographic characteristics of the population under study based on logistic regression

From: Evaluation of Toxoplasma gondii infection in western Iran: seroepidemiology and risk factors analysis

Variables Seropositive samples (%) Seronegative samples (%) OR p value
Sex
 Female 177 (33) 360 (67) 0.934 0.657
 Male 99 (34.5) 188 (65.5)   
Age groups (year)
 20-30** 37 (28.7) 92 (71.3) - -
 31-40 56 (22.8) 191 (77.2) 1.37 0.475
 41-50 87 (32.2) 183 (67.8) 0.846 0.0001*
 51-60 96 (53.9) 82 (46.1) 0.344 0.074
Habitat
 Urban 194 (33.9) 379 (66.1) 1.055 0.739
 Rural 82 (32.7) 169 (67.3)   
Marital status
 Single 27 (28.4) 68 (71.6) 0.765 0.265
 Married 249 (34.2) 480 (65.8)   
Keeping cat
 Yes 24 (33.8) 47 (66.2) 1.015 0.954
 No 252 (33.5) 501 (66.5)   
  1. *Statistical significance was defined as a p value of < 0.05
  2. **The reference category
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