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Table 3 Disclosure status and types of family support of the study participants, JUSH, southwest Ethiopia, 2009.

From: Predictors of adherence to antiretroviral therapy among people living with HIV/AIDS in resource-limited setting of southwest ethiopia

Characteristics Frequency(Percentage)
Disclosure Status(HIV/AIDS) (N = 290) *  
   Wife/husband 147(50.7)
   Parents 129(44.5)
   Children 81(27.9)
   Neighbors 127(43.8)
   Friends 150(51.7)
   Relatives 99(34.1)
   All relatives and Neighbors 53(18.3)
   Others 6(2.1)
Support From family (N = 265)  
   Emotional/Psychological 122(46.0)
   Financial 41(15.5)
   Physical care and support 63(23.8)
   Food provision 39(14.7)
  1. * More than one answer is possible.