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Table 4 Risk factors for HIV infection in adults (15–49 years) on multivariate analysis

From: High potential of escalating HIV transmission in a low prevalence setting in rural Tanzania

Characteristic Men OR (95%CI) Women OR (95% CI)
Residence   
Other villages 1 1
Basotu 4.0 (1.6–10.3) 4.0 (1.6–10.3)
  (p = 0.03) (p = 0.02)
Multiple sex partner(s)   
No 1  
Yes 4.2 (1.2–15.4) -
  (p = 0.02)  
Duration of stay   
More than I year 1  
Less than 1 year 5.4 (1.2 – 23.9) -
  (p < 0.01)  
History of STIs   
No 1  
Yes 3.9 (1.1–13.9)  
  (p = 0.04) -
Contraceptive use other than condoms   
No   1
Yes - 6.5 (1.7 – 25.5)
   (p < 0.01)
Receive incentive for sex   
No 1 -
Yes 6.1 (1.1–35.1)  
  (p = 0.04)  
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