Table 5

Multivariate regression assessing the association between self care practices—that is, visit to an eye practitioner within the past 2 years and sociodemographic factors

Sociodemographic factorsOdds ratio (95% CI)
Age group (10 years)1.03 (1.01–1.035)
Sex (female)1.16 (1.01–1.35)
Knowledge of cataract, AMD, or glaucoma1.33 (1.01–1.58)
English spoken at home1.37 (1.18–1.93)
Previous diagnosis of cataract, AMD, or glaucoma2.84 (2.06–3.92)