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Table 2 Multivariate analysis of colonoscopy adherence at 1 year following a positive FIT

From: Barriers to completing colonoscopy after a positive fecal occult blood test

Variable Values OR p-value
Gender Females vs Males 1.04 .083
Age group 50–55 1.0  
56–60 0.93 .061
61–65 0.96 .199
66–70 0.95 .182
71–75 0.79 <.001
SES 1–5 1.0  
6–10 1.18 <.001
11–15 1.31 <.001
16–20 1.45 <.001
Ethnicity Jewish Secular 1.0  
Jewish Orthodox 1.02 .631
Arab 0.61 <.001
Districts Central 1.0  
Southern 0.96 .344
Northern 1.32 <.001
Jerusalem 0.98 .592
Peripherality Index Centralized locality 1.0  
Highly peripheral 1.01 .859
Middle 1.21 <.001