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Table 3 Multivariate analysis of factors of pertussis, Mekdela district, South Wollo zone, Amhara, Ethiopia

From: Pertussis outbreak investigation of Mekdela district, South Wollo zone, Amhara region, North-West Ethiopia

Variables Case N = 50 Control N = 100 AOR (95% CI) P value
Parent perception about root cause of pertussis
 Infected person in the family
  Yes 21 11 5.86 (2.5–13.6) <0.001
  No 29 89
 Became sick previously
  Yes 1 19 0.053 (0.006–0.46) 0.008
  No 49 81
 Full dose
  Yes 5 27 0.256 (0.08–0.82) 0.021
  No 45 73