Table 3

Results of multinomial Logit regression of health aid on average readiness to deliver malaria services (n=2118)

VariablesOverall malaria service readiness indexMalaria diagnostic readiness indexMalaria training readiness index
(1)(2)(3)(4)(5)(6)
MediumHighMediumHighMediumHigh
OR (95% CI)OR (95% CI)OR (95% CI)OR (95% CI)OR (95% CI)OR (95% CI)
Health aid (project count)0.794*** (0.751 to 0.839)0.954*(0.904 to 1.007)1.118***(1.060 to 1.179)1.230*** (1.161 to 1.303)0.925*** (0.879 to 0.974)1.016 (0.959 to 1.076)
Night-time lights1.417*** (1.182 to 1.698)1.748*** (1.465 to 2.084)1.574***(1.223 to 2.026)2.515*** (1.979 to 3.197)9.878*** (5.828 to 16.744)13.275*** (7.804 to 22.581)
Population0.972*** (0.960 to 0.984)0.944*** (0.933 to 0.955)0.992*(0.983 to 1.001)0.968*** (0.960 to 0.976)0.977***(0.965 to 0.989)0.943*** (0.931 to 0.954)
Area (square km)1.000*** (1.000 to 1.000)1.000** (1.000 to 1.000)1.000*** (1.000 to 1.000)1.000*** (1.000 to 1.000)1.000*** (1.000 to 1.000)1.000*** (1.000 to 1.000)
Constant12.027*** (4.525 to 31.966)33.339***(12.756 to 87.136)1.262 (0.599 to 2.658)2.576*** (1.284 to 5.171)8.074*** (2.943 to 22.147)36.801*** (13.740 to 98.567)
  • Reference group includes low malaria service readiness, low malaria diagnostic readiness, low malaria training readiness.

  • ****P<0.01, **P<0.05, *P<0.1.

  • ACT, artemisinin-based combination therapy.