Table 1

Demographic characteristics by weighted HIV prevalence and gender, N = 6,924
Females Males
N #HIV+ %HIV+ 95% CIa N #HIV+ %HIV+ 95% CI
Total 3,849 997 26.7 (25.3, 26.7) 3,075 543 18.4 (17.1, 19.8)
Age (years) median = 26 median = 26 median = 26
IQRb = (20, 36) IQR = (20, 36) IQR = (19, 37)
Age group (years)
15 to 19 895 63 4.2 (2.9, 5.5) 797 19 2.8 (1.7, 3.9)
20 to 29 1,314 379 28.9 (26.4, 31.4) 956 141 11.2 (9.2, 13.2)
30 to 39 842 359 41.4 (38.1, 44.7) 554 194 38.3 (34.3, 42.3)
40 to 49 601 191 32.8 (29.0, 36.6) 363 122 35.8 (30.9, 40.7)
50 to 59 265 63 23.1 (18.0, 28.2)
Education
No education 55 15 20.5 (9.8, 31.2) 472 121 25.2 (21.3, 29.1)
Primary incomplete 1,083 294 28.7 (26.0, 31.4) 1,203 197 17.6 (15.4, 19.8)
Primary complete 901 266 31.7 (28.7, 34.7) 354 67 19.2 (15.1, 23.3)
Secondary+ 1,810 422 23.8 (21.8, 25.8) 1,046 158 16.7 (14.4, 19.0)
Employment status
No 2,124 376 21.1 (19.4, 22.8) 904 88 9.9 (8.0, 11.8)
In the past year 315 56 31.0 (25.9, 36.1) 202 39 21.3 (15.7, 26.9)
Currently working 1,339 236 33.8 (31.3, 36.3) 1,969 416 22.1 (20.3, 23.9)
Have a job (on leave) 70 12 31.7 (20.8, 42.6)
Marital status
Never married 1,291 196 15.7 (13.7, 17.7) 1,595 115 7.5 (6.2, 8.8)
Married 2,057 506 25.8 (23.9, 27.7) 1,257 333 28.6 (26.1, 31.1)
Living together 30 23 75.0 (59.5, 90.5) 22 8 37.0 (16.8, 57.2)
Widow/Widower 299 171 59.4 (53.8, 65.0) 94 54 55.7 (45.7, 65.7)
Divorced/Separated 172 101 59.4 (52.1, 66.7) 107 33 29.7 (21.0, 38.4)
Religion
Catholic 1,630 435 27.4 (25.2, 29.6) 1,268 230 18.6 (16.5, 20.7)
Protestant 2,117 536 26.4 (24.5, 28.3) 1,569 273 18.7 (16.8, 20.6)
Muslim/Other 68 19 24.6 (14.4, 34.8) 48 5 12.0 (2.8, 21.2)
None 34 7 23.1 (8.9, 37.3) 190 35 17.6 (12.2, 23.0)
Sexual activity
Never had intercourse 551 23 3.2 (1.7, 4.7) 385 13 3.9 (2.0, 5.8)
Active (last 4 weeks) 1,444 402 30.4 (28.0, 32.8) 1,355 315 24.8 (22.5, 27.1)
Not active (last 4 weeks) 1,292 202 15.7 (13.7, 17.7)
- postpartum abstinence 420 90 20.2 (16.4, 24.0)
- not postpartum abstinence 1,394 465 33.3 (30.8, 35.8)
Pregnancy
No or unsure 3,667 963 27.2 (25.8, 28.6)
Yes 182 34 17.7 (12.2, 23.2)

a95% CI, 95% confidence intervals.

bIQR, interquartile range.

Coburn et al.

Coburn et al. BMC Medicine 2013 11:224   doi:10.1186/1741-7015-11-224

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