Table 7

Association between sociodemographic variables, knowledge about VCT and attitude towards VCT with practice of VCT service for HIV
Variables Practice VCT Do not practice VCT χ2 (P-value)
Sex
 Male 146 (66.9) 72 (33) 7.23 (<0.01)
 Female 58 (51.8) 54 (48.2)
Age
 15-18 1 (33.3) 2 (66.6) 1.85 (0.39)
 19-22 189 (62.8) 112 (37.2)
 >22 14 (53.8) 12 (46.2)
Year of study
 1st year 54 (62.1) 33 (37.9) 4.2 (0.12)
 2nd year 80 (56.3) 62 (43.7)
 3rd year 70 (69.3) 31 (30.7)
Residence
 Urban 142 (68.3) 66 (31.7) 9.92 (0.001)
 Rural 62 (50.8) 60 (49.2)
Religion
 Orthodox 172 (68.8) 78 (31.2) 28.31 (<0.001)
 Muslim 13 (28.9) 32 (71.1)
 Protestant 15 (50) 15 (50)
 Others 4 (80) 1 (20)
Knowledge on VCT
 Knowledgeable 188 97 15.23 (<0.001)
 Not knowledgeable 16 29
Attitude towards VCT
 Positive attitude 198 44 153.8 (<0.001)
 Negative attitude 6 82

Addis et al.

Addis et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:714   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-714

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