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Table 5 Logistics regression analysis of awareness and prostate cancer screening

From: Prostate cancer awareness and screening among men in a rural community in Kenya: a cross-sectional study

Variable Category P value Odds ratio 95% CI
Aware of PC treatment Yes 0.378 2.309 (0.360, 14.820)
No Ref
Aware of PC symptoms Yes 0.323 0.625 (0.246, 1.588)
No Ref
Aware of PC screening Yes 0.014 8.472 (1.554, 46.186)
No Ref
Source of PC screening information Newspaper/radio/TV 0.24 2.773 (0.505, 15.213)
Friend 0.212 5.124 (0.395, 66.500)
Relative 0.975 0.952 (0.045, 20.077)
Hospital 0.647 0.653 (0.106, 4.042)
Church 0.811 1.312 (0.142, 12.110)
CHW Ref
Aware of PC screening methods Yes 0.029 7.012 (1.219, 40.350)
No Ref
  1. Ref reference; CI confidence interval