TABLE 5. Factors Associated With CHW Level of Activity in Logistic Regression Analysis (N = 156)
CharacteristicsaOdds Ratio (95% CI)
 Maleb0.63 (0.23–1.76)
 Secondary or higher educationb2.30 (0.75–7.01)
 Age, y1.04 (0.99–1.08)
 Prior volunteer experienceb0.67 (0.26–1.72)
 Travel time to health center, h0.98 (0.68–1.43)
 Problems with suppliesb2.22 (1.32–3.75)
 Collaboration with other CHWsb0.33 (0.13–0.86)
Motivational outcomes and determinants
 Motivation1.25 (0.70–2.23)
 Barriers1.07 (0.67–1.72)
 Facilitators0.67 (0.40–1.14)
  • Abbreviations: CHW, community health worker; CI, confidence interval.

  • a Control variables were education, sex, age, time to health center, motivation, barriers, and facilitators.

  • b Indicator variable. For male/sex, the reference is female. For education, the reference is primary education. Other variables are yes/no binary variables, with “no” as the reference level.