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Table 2 Characteristics of individuals included in analysis of determinants of ART uptake (N = 2,284)

From: Population uptake of antiretroviral treatment through primary care in rural South Africa

  Not on ART
(%)
95% CI On ART
(%)
95% CI Pearson
Chi2
Age Group      
15-19 (n = 143) 88.8 [79.4,94.2] 11.2 [5.8,20.6]  
20-24 (n = 312) 79.5 [74.8,83.5] 20.5 [16.5,25.2]  
25-29 (n = 382) 59.2 [51.8,66.2] 40.8 [33.8,48.2]  
30-34 (n = 385) 43.6 [37.8,49.7] 56.4 [50.3,62.2]  
35-40 (n = 330) 39.7 [33.3,46.4] 60.3 [53.6,66.7]  
40-45 (n = 240) 43.3 [38.1,48.7] 56.7 [51.3,61.9]  
45-50 (n = 194) 50.5 [44.5,56.5] 49.5 [43.5,55.5]  
50-54 (n = 155) 41.9 [33.6,50.8] 58.1 [49.2,66.4]  
55-60 (n = 73) 54.8 [48.6,60.8] 45.2 [39.2,51.4]  
> 60 (n = 70) 62.9 [52.2,72.4] 37.1 [27.6,47.8] < 0.001
Sex      
FEM (n = 1,757) 56 [48.4,63.3] 44 [36.7,51.6]  
MAL (n = 527) 50.7 [41.5,59.8] 49.3 [40.2,58.5] 0.031
Years of Education Attained     
0 (n = 334) 52.4 [46.1,58.6] 47.6 [41.4,53.9]  
1 (n = 25) 48 [30.3,66.2] 52 [33.8,69.7]  
2 (n = 46) 56.5 [40.1,71.7] 43.5 [28.3,59.9]  
3 (n = 93) 52.7 [42.6,62.5] 47.3 [37.5,57.4]  
4 (n = 89) 49.4 [39.7,59.2] 50.6 [40.8,60.3]  
5 (n = 89) 47.2 [38.1,56.5] 52.8 [43.5,61.9]  
6 (n = 94) 47.9 [36.6,59.3] 52.1 [40.7,63.4]  
7 (n = 177) 57.1 [48.1,65.6] 42.9 [34.4,51.9]  
8 (n = 182) 59.9 [46.8,71.7] 40.1 [28.3,53.2]  
9 (n = 173) 62.4 [47.2,75.6] 37.6 [24.4,52.8]  
10 (n = 290) 57.6 [48.4,66.3] 42.4 [33.7,51.6]  
11 (n = 238) 60.5 [47.6,72.1] 39.5 [27.9,52.4]  
12 (n = 454) 50.4 [44.0,56.9] 49.6 [43.1,56.0] 0.062
Assets Index (1 = poorest)     
1 (n = 403) 54.8 [47.5,62.0] 45.2 [38.0,52.5]  
2 (n = 440) 56.1 [47.9,64.0] 43.9 [36.0,52.1]  
3 (n = 495) 56 [47.8,63.8] 44 [36.2,52.2]  
4 (n = 503) 55.5 [46.8,63.8] 44.5 [36.2,53.2]  
5 (n = 381) 51.2 [43.5,58.8] 48.8 [41.2,56.5]  
Missing (n = 62) 51.6 [35.0,67.8] 48.4 [32.2,65.0] 0.709
Urban/Rural      
Peri-Urban (n = 822) 51.5 [41.6,61.2] 48.5 [38.8,58.4]  
Rural (n = 1,296) 58.2 [49.7,66.2] 41.8 [33.8,50.3]  
Urban (n = 166) 44.6 [35.1,54.5] 55.4 [45.5,64.9] < 0.001
Distance to Clinic      
< 1 Km (n = 306) 45.4 [37.9,53.2] 54.6 [46.8,62.1]  
1-2 Km (n = 597) 52.8 [45.0,60.4] 47.2 [39.6,55.0]  
2-3 Km (n = 457) 56.5 [49.0,63.6] 43.5 [36.4,51.0]  
3-4 Km (n = 378) 52.6 [45.0,60.2] 47.4 [39.8,55.0]  
4-5 Km (n = 228) 61.8 [52.8,70.2] 38.2 [29.8,47.2]  
> 5 Km (n = 318) 62.6 [52.4,71.8] 37.4 [28.2,47.6] < 0.001
Total (n = 2,284) 54.8 [48.5,60.9] 45.2 [39.1,51.5]