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Table 4 Association of alcohol use with sexual risk behaviours in 334 men and 312 women aged 18-30 years in the general population in Uganda

From: Poor mental health and sexual risk behaviours in Uganda: A cross-sectional population-based study

  Lifetime partners Current regular partners Inconsistent condom use2
Alcohol use Proportion with 4
or more lifetime
partners
(%)
Crude
OR
(95% CI)
Adjusted1
OR
(95% CI)
Proportion with
more than 1
current partner
(%)
Crude
OR
(95% CI)
Adjusted1
OR
(95% CI)
Proportion with
inconsistent
condom use
(%)
Crude
OR
(95% CI)
Adjusted1
OR
(95% CI)
Men          
Less than once per week 64/213
(30.0)
1 1 20/211
(9.5)
1 1 108/166
(65.1)
1 1
At least once per week 59/116
(50.9)
2.41
(1.51-3.85)
1.82
(1.09-3.03)
29/117
(24.8)
3.15
(1.69-5.87)
2.11
(1.08-4.11)
95/114
(83.3)
2.69
(1.49-4.83)
1.70
(0.83-3.48)
Women          
Less than once per week 45/268
(16.8)
1 1 6/268
(2.2)
1 1 159/208
(76.4)
1 1
At least once per week 25/41
(61.0)
7.74
(3.83-15.66)
7.75
(3.63-16.57)
8/41
(19.5)
10.59
(3.46-32.40)
11.88
(3.66-38.53)
34/40
(85.0)
1.75
(0.69-4.40)
1.99
(0.68-5.79)
  1. 1 Adjustment for age, education, marital status and place of residence.
  2. 2 Analyses pertain only to participants who had ever had sex.