Table 2.

Components of the Ohio Lead Risk Score

Census Tract Characteristics*AOR (95%
Confidence
Intervals)
Risk
Score
Housing built before 195010.9 (6.1, 19.6)
 <55%0
 ≥55%11
Residents of black, non-Hispanic
ethnicity
3.5 (2.0, 6.3)
 <35%0
 ≥35%4
Residents with <high school
education
6.1 (3.6, 10.4)
 <35%0
 ≥35%6
Housing units renter-occupied3.6 (2.1, 6.2)
 <50%0
 ≥50%4
  • * Income to poverty ratio, a measure of socioeconomic status, was dropped from the final model because of colinearity with other variables.