Table 2.

Independent Predictors of Knowledge of Definition of Hepatitis B Among Middle and High School Students, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1993

VariableOdds
Ratio
95%
Confidence
Interval
P
Vietnamese1.521.09, 2.12.014
African-American.76.54, 1.07.113
Hispanic.55.42, .74<.001
White1.0
High school student1.891.54, 2.32<.001
Taught about hepatitis B
in school
1.981.30, 2.25<.001
Tested for hepatitis B1.711.32, 2.27<.001
Male.80.66, .97.022