Table 2

Characteristics of testers by gender
n Males % Females % p-value
Household Size
<3 adult members 2763 47.7 56.9 <0.001
≥3 adult members 2312 52.3 43.1
Age group
14–24 1602 37.1 29.5 <0.001
25–49 1773 31.5 36.1
50–64 982 18.0 19.8
65+ 729 13.3 14.7
Current marital status
Single 1916 55.5 31.3 <0.001
Married 2123 37.6 43.2
Co-habitating 176 3.1 3.6
Widowed 818 2.9 20.8
Divorced/Separated 53 0.8 1.1
Previous testing history
Tested previously 2164 23.6 49.4 <0.001
Never tested 2912 76.4 50.6
HBHCT test result
HIV-positive 483 7.6 10.2 0.016
HIV-negative 4602 92.4 89.8
Indeterminate 1 0.0 0.0

Naik et al.

Naik et al. BMC Public Health 2012 12:824   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-824

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