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Table 5 Indicators for good oral hygiene among SIYP in Osun and Lagos States, Nigeria (N = 845)

From: Association between water, sanitation, general hygiene and oral hygiene practices of street-involved young people in Southwest Nigeria

VariablesModel 1Model 2
OR95% Confidence intervalP-valueAOR95% Confidence intervalP-value
Water collection and storage
 Poor1.001.001.001.00
 Good1.911.18–3.100.011.841.09–3.090.021
Handwashing
 Poor1.001.001.001.00
 Good1.100.64–1.900.730.830.45–1.520.55
Sanitation
 Poor1.001.001.001.00
 Good1.170.70–1.960.761.160.67–2.030.59
Waste disposal
 Poor1.001.001.001.00
 Good1.320.74–2.370.851.170.62–2.190.63
Oral hygiene knowledge
 Poor   1.001.00
 Good   6.163.54–10.72< 0.001
Sex
 Male   1.001.00
 Female   0.930.55–1.580.80
Age
 10–14 years   1.001.00
 15–19 years   0.800.44–1.450.47
 20–24 years   0.610.30–1.270.19
Residence
 Osun   1.001.00 
 Lagos   2.381.32–4.310.004
Ever attended school
 No   1.001.00
 Yes   0.580.23–1.480.26
Marital status
 Single   1.001.00
 Married   1.010.35–2.950.98