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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of study population

From: Risk factors of tubal infertility in a tertiary hospital in a low-resource setting: a case-control study

VariablesFrequency cases = 77Frequency controls = 154Odd ratios95% CIP-value
N%N%   
Age (years)
 15–251.01.337240.070.09–0.510.09
 25–355571.49662.30.670.38–1.190.171
 35–452127.32113.63.641.92–6.88< 0.001
Marital status
 Single2431.26240.30.670.38–1.200.18
 Cohabitation1418.210.6344.38–264.070.001
 Monogamy3748.19159.10.660.38–1.140.136
 Polygamy22.610.64.080.36–45.710.254
Level of education
 Primary2836.44629.90.860.44–1.670.66
 Secondary4153.29259.70.750.43–1.300.31
 Tertiary810.41610.42.140.07–12.70.97
Profession
 Civil servant2937.75435.11.120.63–1.970.698
 Private sector1418.22214.31.330.64–2.780.443
 Student/pupil1519.5138.42.621.18–5.840.018
 Self-employed33.9401.90.120.034–0.39< 0.001
 Housewife1620.82516.21.420.70–2.870.327
Region of origin
 Adamawa22.642.61.340.22–8.210.75
 Center1012.91711.01.200.52–2.770.66
 East1519.52113.61.620.78–3.381.20
 West2937.66441.50.830.47–1.450.51
 Northwest11.331.90.660.07–6.470.72
 Far North11.342.60.490.05–4.490.53
 North22.663.90.660.13–3.340.61
 South79.1138.41.090.41–2.840.87
 Southwest45.2106.50.790.24–2.780.70
 Littoral67.8127.81.000.36–2.781.00
  1. CI Confidence interval, N Number, % Percentage