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Table 2 Trends in never-testing (none), individual testing (IHCT) and couples’ testing (CHCT) among married individuals in Rakai, Uganda: 2003 – 2009

From: Trends in HIV counseling and testing uptake among married individuals in Rakai, Uganda

Characteristic 2003/04 2005/06 2006/08 2008/09
N = 4258 N = 4875 N = 6247 N = 6418
  N None % IHCT % CHCT % N None % IHCT % CHCT % N None % IHCT % CHCT % N None % IHCT % CHCT %
Gender
Male 1809 15.9 55.0 29.2 2383 17.7 56.8 25.6 3043 19.8 50.8 29.4 3138 19.7 51.7 28.6
Female 2449 14.2 60.1 25.7 2492 11.8 63.4 24.8 3204 15.2 57.2 27.7 3280 16.9 57.0 27.1
Age-group
15-24 1347 16.3 61.6 22.0 1221 17.1 63.5 19.4 1547 23.9 55.9 20.2 1385 29.2 55.3 15.5
25-34 1962 13.9 58.2 28.0 2379 13.4 60.4 26.2 2958 15.0 55.4 29.7 3047 15.0 56.4 28.6
35+ 949 15.0 52.2 32.9 1275 14.8 56.6 28.6 1742 15.8 50.1 34.0 1986 14.0 50.8 35.2
Education
None 281 10.7 60.9 28.5 272 7.0 64.7 28.3 360 10.0 55.3 34.7 348 9.5 56.9 33.6
Primary 2811 14.7 57.0 28.4 3217 14.3 59.3 26.4 4157 17.0 54.1 28.9 4225 17.6 53.8 28.6
Post-primary 1166 16.5 59.4 24.1 1386 17.1 61.3 21.7 1730 19.9 53.6 26.4 1845 19.8 55.2 25.0
Non-marital relations
Yes 899 19.8 55.4 24.8 1141 20.1 58.8 21.1 1525 22.1 51.6 26.3 1502 21.6 52.7 25.8
No 3359 13.6 58.6 27.8 3734 13.0 60.6 26.4 4722 15.9 54.8 29.3 4916 16.6 55.0 28.4
HIV risk perception
Very likely 151 13.3 65.6 21.2 258 12.8 65.5 21.7 1194 15.5 57.8 26.7 1534 17.2 56.7 26.1
Somewhat likely 1044 16.0 62.7 21.3 1445 17.6 61.3 21.1 2674 17.6 55.5 26.9 2683 18.6 54.5 26.9
Unlikely 2650 14.0 56.2 29.9 2772 13.5 58.8 27.6 2023 18.0 50.7 31.3 1872 17.2 52.5 30.3
Unsure 413 18.6 54.0 27.4 400 13.5 61.8 24.8 356 19.1 49.7 31.2 329 16.7 54.1 29.2
Prior HCT
Yes 2363 n/a 58.9 36.1 1576 n/a 63.6 30.9 2283 n/a 58.3 33.0 2661 n/a 56.8 33.2
No 1895 56.7 16.2 3299 58.5 22.4 3964 51.6 26.0 3757 52.8 24.0
Prior HIV status disclosure
Yes 2043 n/a 55.8 39.7 1446 n/a 60.8 34.7 2167 n/a 57.3 35.3 2442 n/a 56.0 35.6
No 2215   59.9 15.7 3429   59.9 21.1 4080   52.3 25.0 3976   53.5 23.0