Table 3

Logistic regression of independent factors associated with acceptance of VCT among 780 men in Kasese district, Uganda, 2005

Variable

No VCT

n (%)

Accepted VCT

n (%)

OR

(95% CI)


Age in years

>35

253(88)

36(13)

1.0

≤ 35

345(70)

146(30)

2.69(1.77–4.07)

Occupation

Subsistence farmer

526(80)

135(20)

1.0

Other

72(77)

47(23)

2.37(1.52–3.71)

Fear of taking an HIV test

No

327(71)

131(29)

1.0

Yes

271(84)

51(16)

0.54(0.37–0.79)

Willingness to test for HIV with partner

No

64(94)

4(06)

1.0

Yes

534(75)

178(25)

3.01(1.02–8.83)

Willingness to disclose HIV results to partner

No

181(86)

30(14)

1.0

Yes

417(73)

152(27)

1.64(1.04–2.6)


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

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