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Table 3 Factors associated with Salmonella and Shigella infections among under 5 years children in Arba Minch Governmental Health Institutions

From: Antimicrobial susceptibility pattern, and associated factors of Salmonella and Shigella infections among under five children in Arba Minch, South Ethiopia

Variable Salmonella/Shigella infection No Salmonella/Shigella COR (95% CI) AOR (95% CI) P-value
Residence
 Urban 21 59 3.5 (1.4, 8.5) 7.11 (2.3, 22.2) 0.001
 Rural 8 79 1 1  
Month income (ET Birr)
 < 1000 23 60 4.9 (1.9, 13.0) 6.5 (2.0, 21.4) 0.002
 > 1000 6 78 1 1  
Availability of waste disposal system
 Available 11 87 1 1  
 Not available 18 51 2.8 (1.22, 6.4) 3.3 (1.2, 9.2) 0.023
Hand washing habit
 Yes 7 83 1 1  
 No 22 55 4.7 (1.9, 11.8) 6.0 (2.0, 18.2) 0.001
Finger nail
 Trimmed 10 93 1 1  
 Untrimmed 19 45 3.9 (1.7, 9.1) 3.7 (1.4, 10.6) 0.011
Usage of Napkin
 Yes 18 57 2.3 (1.02, 5.3) 3.2 (1.1, 9.3) 0.03
 No 11 81 1 1