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Table 2 Factor contributing to the confidence of providing services by CHWs (multiple logit regression)

From: Community health worker in hard-to-reach rural areas of Myanmar: filling primary health care service gaps

Feeling confident Odds ratio Std. err. P value 95 % CI
Age (compared with youngest, <20)
 • 20–29 1.545 0.661 0.308 0.669 3.572
 • 30–39 2.511 1.216 0.057 0.972 6.487
 • 40–49 6.363 4.026 0.003 1.841 21.992
 • ≥50 7.442 4.608 0.001 2.212 25.045
Education (compared with grade 5)
 • Grade 9 1.013 0.475 0.978 0.404 2.539
 • Grade 11 1.125 0.537 0.805 0.442 2.867
 • Bachelor or above 0.950 0.608 0.936 0.271 3.331
Recruitment (VS self-application)
 • Local midwives 0.944 0.307 0.859 0.499 1.786
 • Villagers 1.450 0.734 0.463 0.538 3.912
 • Village head 0.798 0.303 0.552 0.379 1.679
Training batch (compared with batched trained before 2000)
 • 2000–2011 1.037 0.442 0.933 0.449 2.393
 • 2012 1.269 0.588 0.606 0.512 3.145
  1. Note: pseudo R2 = 0.0604