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Table 2 Differences in HIV testing and receipt of results between adolescent and non-adolescent women

From: Differences in HIV testing and receipt of results between adolescent and non-adolescent women in Uganda

Characteristics Adolescents (2048) Non-adolescent (6626) Differences in HIV testing and receipt of result
Tested and received result Never tested/tested but never received result Tested and received result Never tested/tested but never received result
Residence P = 0.000 χ = 18.638 P = 0.000 χ = 127.923  
 Urban 51.8 48.2 87.3 12.4 35.5
 Rural 44.0 56.0 77.4 22.6 33.4
Education P = 0.000 χ = 56.515 P = 0.000 χ = 253.432  
 No education 26.7 73.3 67.1 32.9 40.4
 Primary 42.2 57.8 79.1 20.9 36.9
 Post-primary 53.8 46.2 87.5 12.5 33.7
Region P = 0.000 χ = 52.961 P = 0.000 χ = 249.999  
 Kampala 49.5 50.5 86.3 13.7 36.8
 Central 1 47.3 52.7 81.2 18.8 33.9
 Central 2 44.0 56.0 79.0 21.0 35.0
 East central 37.1 63.9 70.3 29.7 33.2
 Eastern 45.6 44.4 78.9 21.1 33.3
 North 59.3 40.7 88.6 11.4 29.3
 Karamoja 41.4 58.6 68.2 31.8 26.8
 West-Nile 44.2 55.8 74.2 25.8 30.0
 Western 48.2 51.8 79.3 20.7 31.1
 Southwest 36.9 64.1 79.3 20.7 42.4
Religion P = 0.845 χ = 1.394 P = 0.021 χ = 11.587  
 Catholic 49.8 50.2 79.5 20.5 29.7
 Protestant 41.8 58.2 78.4 21.6 36.6
 Muslim 46.1 53.9 79.2 20.8  
 Pentecostal 41.7 58.3 80.4 19.6 38.7
 Other 38.5 61.5 83.0 17.0 44.5
Wealth index P = 0.137 χ = 6.980 P = 0.000 χ = 145.165  
 Poorest 48.5 51.5 76.5 23.5 28.0
 Poorer 42.8 57.2 75.5 24.5 32.7
 Middle 44.3 55.3 76.1 23.9 31.8
 Richer 40.9 51.1 79.1 20.9 38.2
 Richest 50.3 49.7 86.7 13.3 36.4
Marital status P = 0.000 χ = 220.149 P = 0.134 4.020  
 Never in union 36.3 63.7 75.1 24.9 38.8
 Married 75.6 24.4 80.2 19.8 4.6
 Widowed 84.1 15.9 77.6 22.4 − 6.5
Ever given birth P = 0.000 χ = 249.607 P = 0.000 χ = 21.377  
 No 37.4 62.6 70.5 29.5 33.1
 Yes 82.0 18.0 80.1 19.9 − 1.9
Comprehensive knowledge P = 0.000 χ = 14.549 P = 0.000 χ = 94.603  
 No 43.3 56.7 76.2 23.8 32.9
 Yes 49.4 50.6 84.4 15.6 35.0
Ever had sex P = 0.000 χ = 329.890 P = 0.000 55.528  
 No 27.1 72.9 54.0 46.0 26.9
 Yes 67.8 32.2 80.0 20.0 12.2
HIV stigmatizing attitude P = 0.000 χ = 41.355 P = 0.000 χ = 53.300  
 Yes 42.7 57.3 77.5 22.5 34.8
 No 57.3 42.7 85.5 14.5 28.2
  1. Assessment is based on weighted data