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Table 3 Comparison of independent effect of race/ethnicity on NPL location using areal apportionment method

From: A spatial evaluation of socio demographics surrounding National Priorities List sites in Florida using a distance-based approach

Characteristics Odds Ratio 95% CI P-Value
Race/Ethnicity    
   % Hispanic or Latino 5.853 3.446, 9.943 < 0.001
   % African-American 5.746 3.422, 9.648 < 0.001
   % Asian/Pacific Islander 0.314 0.056, 1.770 0.189
SES Indicators    
   % with 4-Year College Education (Bachelor's Degree) 0.980 0.894, 1.074 0.662
   % Employed in Professional "Blue Collar" Occupations 2.698 1.254, 5.806 0.011
-2 Log Likelihood 1910.053   
Model X2 Test (df = 5) 123.38   < 0.001