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Table 3 Multiple logistic regression predictors of Tb/HIV co-infection mortality at JUTH, southwest Ethiopia, 2013

From: The role of social determinants on tuberculosis/HIV co-infection mortality in southwest Ethiopia: a retrospective cohort study

Variable Category Tb/HIV co-infection status (n = 272) Odds ratio
Alive, n (%) Died, n (%) Crude OR (95 % CI) Adjusted OR (95 % CI)
Age (in years) 15–24 32 (84.2) 6 (15.8) 1 1
25–34 114 (81.4) 26 (18.6) 1.2 (0.4–3.2) 0.9 (0.3–2.8)
35–44 48 (69.6) 21 (30.4) 2.3 (0.9–6.4) 1.8 (0.6–5.8)
≥45 23 (92) 2 (8) 0.5 (0.1–2.5) 0.3 (0.05–1.8)
Occupation Government employee 40 (83.3) 8 (16.7) 1 1
NGO 37 (80.4) 9 (19.6) 1.2 (0.4–3.5) 1.02 (0.3–3.2)
Farmer 69 (86.2) 11 (13.8) 0.8 (0.3–2.2) 0.3 (0.08–1.1)
Daily labor 64 (74.4) 22 (25.6) 1.7 (0.7–4.2) 1.4 (0.5 –3.8)
Commercial sex worker 7 (58.3) 5 (41.7) 3.6 (0.9–14.1) 5.6 (1.2–25.8 ) a
Residence Urban 154 (81.5) 35 (18.5) 1 1
Rural 63 (75.9) 20 (24.1) 1.4 (0.8–2.6) 3.4 (1.4–8.4)a
Functional status Work 112 (81.2) 26 (18.8) 1 1
Ambulatory 79 (83.2) 16 (16.8) 0.9 (0.4–1.7) 1.3 (0.6–2.9)
Bedridden 26 (66.7) 13 (33.3) 2.2 (0.9–4.7) 3.9 (1.5–10.3)a
  1. aDenotes statistically significant in final model at P value of ≤0.05 in the final model