Volume 24, Number 2—February 2018
Role of Environmental Factors in Shaping Spatial Distribution of Salmonella enterica Serovar Typhi, Fiji
|Variable||Odds ratio (95% CI)||p value|
|Annual rainfall, by quintiles
|Distance to major rivers and major creeks, km||0.89 (0.80–0.99)||0.031|
|Distance to modeled flood-risk areas, by quintiles
|Age of participant, y||1.03 (1.02–1.03)||<0.001|
|Type of toilet at home||NA||NA|
|Water seal/pour flush||1.66 (1.16–2.38)||0.006|
|Pit (with or without slab) and bucket||1.51 (0.91–2.52)||0.110|
*Multivariable model was run by using 1,338 observations in 61 communities. NA, not applicable.
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