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Table 4 Linear Regression: Factors associated with antifilarial IgG1 levels 1 year after mass treatment for 136 persons who were filarial antigen negative before treatment (2000), accounting for household clustering in the Mapou cohort

From: Spatial clustering of filarial transmission before and after a Mass Drug Administration in a setting of low infection prevalence

Parameter variables Estimate 95% Confidence Interval p-value
Intercept 181.460 97.500, 265.420 <0.0001
Increase in distance (10 meters) the residence of from an Ag-positive person -4.683 -90.470, -3.180 0.0355
Received treatment -85.387 -164.197, -6.578 0.0337
≤ 20 years of age -45.633 -80.257, -11.008 0.0098
Female gender 21.730 -18.679, 62.140 0.2919