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Table 5 Factors associated with toxoplasmosis among HIV infected women at Mizan Aman General Hospital, Ethiopia, 2015

From: Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii and associated risk factors among HIV-infected women within reproductive age group at Mizan Aman General Hospital, Southwest Ethiopia: a cross sectional study

Variable Sero-status Crude OR [95% CI] Adjusted OR [95% CI]
Positive Negative
Age
18–27 84 4 1 1
28–37 124 7 17.71 [8.27, 37.93]* 2.57 [1.00, 6.59]*
38–49 47 4 11.75 [4.23, 32.61]* 1.93 [0.58, 6.31]
Educational level
Only read & write/below 64 3 21.3 [6.70, 67.90]* 4.46 [1.2, 16.59]*
Primary school 140 8 17.5 [8.58, 35.68]* 3.56 [1.481, 8.56]*
High school and above 51 4 1 1
Occupation
Housewife 100 3 1 1
Merchant 86 6 14.33 [6.26, 32.79]*  
Government employee 26 4 6.5 [2.26, 18.62]*  
Farmer 43 2 21.5 [5.20, 88.75]*  
Hand wash before meal
Yes 206 13 1 1
No 49 2 24.5 [5.95, 100.74]* 3.26 [0.71, 15.03]
Contact with cat
Yes 25 2 1  
No 230 13 17.692 [10.119, 30.935]*  
Eat uncooked vegetable
Yes 113 7 16.14 [7.52, 34.63]*  
No 142 8 1  
Eat uncooked meat
Yes 66 1 66 [9.16, 475.521]* 6.61 [0.84, 51.50]
No 189 14 1 1
Drug addiction
Yes 147 5 29.4 [12.05, 71.68]* 4.48 [1.60, 12.55]*
No 108 10 1  
Drinking water source
Unsafe water 69 3 23 [7.24, 73.07]*  
Safe water 186 12 1  
History of abortion
Yes 63 7 9 [4.12,19.65]*  
No 192 8 1  
  1. OR odd ratio
  2. * Found significant at 0.05 level significance