Table 1

Frequency of voluntary counselling and testing among 780 men in Kasese district, Uganda, 2005

Variable

Total

n (%)

Accepted

VCT

Percent

(95% CI)


Overall

780

182

23 (17–29)

Age

≤ 20

86(11)

13

15

21–29

237(30)

81

34

30–39

242(31)

62

26

40–49

121(16)

23

19

50+

94(12)

3

3

Education

None

178(23)

22

18

Primary

309(40)

56

18

Secondary

196(25)

53

27

Tertiary

97(12)

41

42

Religion

Roman Catholic

353(45)

75

21

Anglican

341(44)

84

25

Muslim

52(07)

14

27

Other

97(12)

9

27

Occupation

Subsistence farmer

453(58)

76

17

Salaried employee

119(15)

47

40

Businessman

105(14)

31

30

Student

94(12)

26

28

Other

9(01)

22

2

Marital status

Single

209(27)

59

28

Married

556(71)

122

22

Separated/divorced

15(02)

1

7

Type of marriage

Monogamy

432(55)

101

23

Polygamy

134(17)

21

16


Bwambale et al. BMC Public Health 2008 8:263   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-8-263

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