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Table 3 Overall outcome of treatment according to demographic origin and risk factors of non-Israeli citizens in Israel; 2000–2014

From: Tuberculosis treatment outcomes of non-citizen migrants: Israel compared to other high-income countries

VariableTreatment SuccessTotalOR95% CI
 No n(%)Yes n(%) 
SexMale138 (13.2)905 (86.8)10430.491[0.315–0.764]
Female64 (12.5)449 (87.5)513
Overall202 (13.0%)1354 (87.0%)1556  
RegionHorn of Africa63 (7.2)812 (92.8)8754.006[1.810–8.870]
Asia64 (16.1)333 (83.9)3971.096[0.492–2.439]
Sub-Saharan15 (24.6)46 (75.4)610.880[0.333–2.325]
Eastern Europe40 (35.4)73 (64.6)1130.556[0.236–1.311]
Other20 (18.2)90 (81.8)110
Length of Stay<  2 yrs98 (11.7)743 (88.3)8410.829[0.542–1.269]
> 2 yrs42 (11.9)312 (88.1)354
HIV StatusNegative179 (12.1)1296 (87.9)14753.025[1.582–5.786]
Positive22 (28.2)56 (71.8)78