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Table 5 Logistic regression: factors associated with having received/purchased antibiotics without medical consultation or prescription

From: Antibiotic use and resistance: a cross-sectional study exploring knowledge and attitudes among school and institution personnel in Tbilisi, Republic of Georgia

Independent variable Category Dependent variable
Received antibiotics without medical consultation Purchased antibiotics without medical prescription
OR (95 % CI) OR (95 % CI)
Age group <30 Ref.  
30–50 4.32 (1.88; 9.90)**  
>50 2.85 (1.20; 6.79)*  
Awareness score   0.87 (0.78; 0.96)** 0.90 (0.80; 1.01)
Resistance score    1.17 (1.01; 1.34)*
  1. * p < 0.05, ** p < 0.01