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Table 3 Bivariable and multivariable logistic regression analysis of factors associated with hand hygiene compliance among health care providers in Central Gondar Zone public primary hospitals, Northwest Ethiopia, 2019 (n = 335)

From: Hand hygiene compliance and associated factors among health care providers in Central Gondar zone public primary hospitals, Northwest Ethiopia

VariablesHand hygiene complianceCOR (95% CI)AOR (95% CI)
 GoodPoor
Knowing six steps of hand hygieneYes432022.52 (1.09, 5.84)1.36 (.47, 3.91)
No78311
Knowing five movements of hand hygieneYes452295.87 (1.38, 24.88)3.5 (.16, 5.65)
No55611
Trained for hand hygieneYes451656.55 (2.52, 16.98)8.07 (2.91, 22.39)a
No512011
Promotion for HH in HospitalYes321292.15 (1.15, 4.01)1.57 (.74, 3.33)
No1815611
Have adequate soap & water for hand hygieneYes441903.67 (1.51, 8.91)5.10(1.93, 13.52)a
No69511
Presence of alcohol hand rub for individualYes431565.07 (2.21, 11.68)3.23 (1.32, 7.92)a
No712911
Presence of posters for hand hygieneYes281092.06 (1.12, 3.77).99 (.36, 2.67)
No2217611
Presence of protocol level for hand hygieneYes26802.78 (1.51, 5.12)1.31 (.60, 2.85)
No2420511
Knowledge about hand hygieneGood411404.71 (2.21, 10.07)6.74(2.96, 15.34)a
Poor914511
Attitude towards hand hygienePositive341491.94 (1.03, 3.67)2.15 (1.04, 4.46)a
Negative1613611
  1. aStatistically significant at α = 0.05, 1 = Reference group