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Table 2 Participant satisfaction according to stool collection device

From: Higher satisfaction with an alternative collection device for stool sampling in colorectal cancer screening with fecal immunochemical test: a cross-sectional study

Characteristics Satisfaction (Yes), n (%) Sampling bottle vs. Conventional container
Sampling bottle Conventional container p-value* COR (95% CI) aOR (95% CI)
(n = 433) (n = 1224)
Overall 346 (79.9) 894 (73.0) 0.005 1.47 (1.12–1.92) 1.52 (1.16–2.00)
Sex      
  Male 139 (79.8) 382 (73.8) 0.121 1.40 (0.91–2.15) 1.55 (0.99–2.43)
  Female 216 (80.0) 512 (72.5) 0.016 1.52 (1.08–2.13) 1.53 (1.08–2.16)
Age group, years      
  50–64 259 (82.0) 606 (70.5) <.001 1.91 (1.38–2.63) 1.96 (1.41–2.72)
  65–74 87 (74.4) 288 (79.1) 0.280 0.77 (0.47–1.24) 0.81 (0.48–1.36)
Monthly household income, US$      
   ≤ 1999 115 (79.3) 293 (77.1) 0.587 1.14 (0.71–1.82) 1.27 (0.77–2.08)
  2000–3999 109 (78.4) 324 (75.9) 0.540 1.16 (0.73–1.83) 1.27 (0.79–2.05)
   ≥ 4000 122 (81.9) 277 (66.4) 0.000 2.28 (1.44–3.63) 2.26 (1.41–3.63)
Education, years      
   ≤ 9 107 (80.5) 240 (76.4) 0.351 1.27 (0.77–2.10) 1.40 (0.83–2.35)
  10–12 137 (78.3) 347 (72.4) 0.132 1.37 (0.91–2.07) 1.42 (0.93–2.16)
   ≥ 13 102 (81.6) 307 (71.2) 0.021 1.79 (1.09–2.95) 1.82 (1.08–3.06)
Supplemental insurance for cancer      
  No 126 (81.8) 326 (77.3) 0.238 1.33 (0.83–2.12) 1.48 (0.90–2.44)
  Yes 220 (78.9) 568 (70.8) 0.009 1.54 (1.11–2.13) 1.57 (1.12–2.18)
Regular medical check-up      
  No 277 (78.9) 749 (73.2) 0.034 1.37 (1.02–1.83) 1.40 (1.04–1.89)
  Yes 69 (84.2) 145 (72.1) 0.033 2.05 (1.05–4.00) 2.78 (1.35–5.75)
Self-rated health status      
  Good 109 (86.5) 313 (72.6) 0.001 2.42 (1.39–4.20) 2.61 (1.48–4.59)
  Fair 172 (76.1) 446 (74.6) 0.652 1.09 (0.76–1.55) 1.12 (0.78–1.63)
  Bad 65 (80.3) 135 (69.2) 0.062 1.81 (0.97–3.38) 1.93 (1.01–3.71)
History of FIT      
  No 128 (78.5) 167 (69.6) 0.047 1.60 (1.01–2.54) 1.58 (0.99–2.53)
  Yes 218 (80.7) 727 (73.9) 0.021 1.48 (1.06–2.07) 1.50 (1.07–2.10)
  1. C OR crude odds ratio, aOR adjusted odds ratio, CI confidence interval, FIT fecal immunochemical test
  2. *p-values were given from chi-square test