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Table 2 Impact of gender and age on the prevalence of Q fever in humans

From: Cross-sectional study for determining the prevalence of Q fever in small ruminants and humans at El Minya Governorate, Egypt

Variable No. tested Positive no. (%) Negative no. (%) Odds ratio (95% CI)
Gender
 Male 22 3 (13.64) 19 (86.36) 0.18 (0.036–0.94)
5.43 (1.058–27.84)
P = 0.0435
 Female 13 6 (46.15) 7 (53.85)
 Total 35 9 (25.71) 26 (74.29)
Age
 15–39 years 19 4 (21.1) 15 (78.9) 0.59 (0.13–2.7)
1.7 (0.37–7.9)
 40–63 years 16 5 (31.25) 11 (68.75)
 Total 35 9 (25.71) 26 (74.29)