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Table 4 Characteristics associated with precaution practices towards COVID-19

From: Attitudes and precaution practices towards COVID-19 among pregnant women in Singapore: a cross-sectional survey

Demographics Q18 Q19 Q20 Q21
Questions How often was social distancing practiced How often did they stay home How often was a mask worn at home How often was hand hygiene practiced
  β (95% CI) β (95% CI) β (95% CI) β (95% CI)
Age
  ≤ 30 years 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
 31–35 years 0.02 (−0.17, 0.21) 0.10 (−0.10, 0.29) −0.33 (−0.61, −0.05) −0.02 (−0.32, 0.29)
  ≥ 36 years 0.21 (−0.01, 0.43) 0.24 (0.01, 0.46) −0.36 (− 0.69, − 0.04) 0.29 (− 0.06, 0.63)
Ethnicity
 Chinese 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
 Malay 0.24 (0.04, 0.44) 0.27 (0.06, 0.48) 0.02 (−0.29, 0.32) 0.48 (0.16, 0.80)
 Indian 0.31 (−0.06, 0.69) 0.41 (0.02, 0.80) 0.02 (−0.55, 0.58) 0.37 (−0.24, 0.97)
 Others −0.02 (− 0.39, 0.25) −0.16 (− 0.44, 0.12) −0.28 (− 0.68, 0.12) 0.19 (− 0.24, 0.61)
Education
 Primary/ secondary 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
 Post-secondary 0.04 (−0.26, 0.34) −0.08 (− 0.40, 0.24) 0.11 (− 0.35, 0.56) −0.14 (− 0.62, 0.34)
 Tertiary 0.23 (− 0.07, 0.52) −0.23 (− 0.53, 0.08) −0.06 (− 0.50, 0.38) −0.12 (− 0.59, 0.35)
Frontline job
 No 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
 Yes −0.12 (− 0.29, 0.06) −0.22 (− 0.40, − 0.04) −0.03 (− 0.28, 0.23) 0.28 (0.01, 0.56)
History of miscarriage
 No 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
 Yes −0.12 (−0.32, 0.08) − 0.28 (− 0.49, − 0.07) −0.11 (− 0.42, 0.19) −0.32 (− 0.64, 0.01)
Type of clinic
 General 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
 High-risk 0.08 (−0.10, 0.27) 0.20 (0.01, 0.39) −0.03 (− 0.30, 0.25) −0.02 (− 0.31, 0.27)
  1. Data were analysed using the multiple linear regression models. CI confidence interval