Table 1

Descriptive statistics (unweighted samples)

Women

Men

P


Age

15–19

15.4%

15.4%

0.000

20–24

23.1%

16.6%

25–29

19.7%

18.0%

30–34

14.2%

14.2%

35–39

11.5%

12.6%

40–44

8.9%

8.8%

45–49

7.2%

5.8%

50–54

4.9%

55–59

3.8%

De facto place of residence

Lusaka

9.4%

8.9%

0.333

Other Urban

22.7%

24.2%

Rural

67.9%

67.0%

Religion

Catholic

22.4%

23.9%

0.000

Protestant

75.3%

72.0%

Other

2.4%

4.1%

Highest educational level

No education

14.0%

5.4%

0.000

Primary

60.1%

52.7%

Secondary and Higher

25.9%

41.8%

Perceived risk of HIV/AIDS

No risk at all

28.8%

37.2%

0.000

Small

17.1%

19.4%

Moderate

26.9%

17.7%

Great or Has AIDS

27.2%

25.8%

Number of partners in the past 12 months (including husband)

0.87

1.24

0.000

Owns Radio

No

57.1%

50.4%

0.000

Yes

42.9%

49.6%

Owns TV

No

81.9%

78.1%

0.000

Yes

18.1%

21.9%

Desires child within 2 years

No

82.2%

69.9%

0.000

Yes

17.8%

30.1%

Last partner was casual partner

No

98.9%

89.1%

0.000

Yes

1.1%

10.9%


N of Cases

6,782

1,928


Van Rossem and Meekers BMC Public Health 2007 7:352   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-7-352

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