Table 4

Adjusted odds ratio for HIV prevalence (Model M1), HIV testing (Model M2) and HIV risk (Model M3) perception within social economic groups by background characteristics
Model M1: HIV prevalence Model M2: HIV testing Model M3: HIV risk perception
Adjusted odds ratio (AOR)     Std. err Adjusted odds ratio (AOR)     Std. err Adjusted odds ratio (AOR)     Std. err
Poor SEI (n = 3,190) (n = 3,947) (n = 3,933)
Sex: Female vs. Male 2.21*** 0.30 2.81*** 0.28 1.59*** 0.14
Race: Blacks vs. Other Races 7.92*** 2.38 2.74*** 0.63
Geographical Location (Urban Formala)
Urban Informal
Rural Informal 0.66** 0.12 0.75** 0.10
Rural Formal 1.44** 0.27
Education (Secondarya)
No schooling 0.35*** 0.07
Less secondary 0.61*** 0.08
Stigma Score: High vs. Low 0.76*** 0.07 0.77*** 0.07
Information Access: High vs. Low 0.75** 0.09
Middle SEI (n = 3,726) (n = 4,753) (n = 4,748)
Sex: Female vs. Male 1.66*** 0.30 1.71*** 0.17 1.33** 0.15
Race: Blacks vs. Other Races 10.42*** 2.50 0.83* 0.09 4.10*** 0.65
Geographical Location (Urban Formala)
Urban Informal 1.61** 0.30 1.43* 0.27
Education (Secondarya)
No schooling 0.24*** 0.07
Less secondary 0.49*** 0.05
Tertially 0.54* 0.18 1.77*** 0.31
Stigma Score: High vs. Low 0.75* 0.12 0.76*** 0.07
Information Access: High vs. Low 0.76* 0.12 0.68*** 0.08
Upper SEI (n = 1,926) (n = 2,727) (n = 2,728)
Sex: Female vs. Male 1.72*** 0.24
Race: Blacks vs. Other Races 49.02*** 27.68 5.72*** 1.42
Geographical Location (Urban Formala)
Urban Informal 2.87* 1.65
Education (Secondarya)
No schooling 0.23* 0.19
Less secondary 2.10* 0.84 0.40*** 0.07
Tertially 2.26*** 0.44 0.54* 0.19
Stigma Score: High vs. Low 0.42* 0.21 0.79* 0.11

aReference group; ***significant at .1%; **significant at 1% ; *significant at 5%.

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