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Table 3 Independent variables of social status and their significance of the final model describing the effects of lifestyle (n = 266)

From: Examining the social status, risk factors and lifestyle changes of tuberculosis patients in Sri Lanka during the treatment period: a cross-sectional study

Independent variable β SE (β) Wald df Sig. Exp (β) 95% CI for Exp (β)
Low Upper
Change income level: yes 1.4 0.33 18.1 1 0.000 4.06 2.1 7.75
Influence to social gathering: Yes 1.13 0.36 10.0 1 0.002 3.1 1.5 6.3
Constant −0.29 0.33 0.76 1 0.38 0.75
  1. β – Regression co-efficient; SE (β) – standard error of β; df = degrees of freedom
  2. Reference categories: change income level – no; influence to social gathering – no;