Table 2.

Univariate Analysis of Risk Factors for LTBI in Study Participants One to Five Years of Age as Elicited by Exposures Reported in Adult Contacts

Exposures Reported in
Adult Contacts
Cases (n = 96)
n (%)
Controls (n = 192)
n (%)
OR95% CIP Value
Drug abuse23 (24)20 (10)2.801.36, 6.23.002
Incarceration23 (24)21 (11)2.401.23, 4.92.005
Migrant farm worker33 (34)56 (29)1.410.72, 2.30.850
HIV or acquired immunodeficiency syndrome1 (1)0 (0)
Sleep in streets or shelter15 (16)12 (6)4.751.14, 6.9.011
Active TB10 (10)2 (1)19.02.61, 808.001
Foreign birth85 (89)170 (89)2.110.47, 12.31.47