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Table 1 Provision of blood specimen for anonymous HIV testing among women who were interviewed.

From: Response rates for providing a blood specimen for HIV testing in a population-based survey of young adults in Zimbabwe

  % Provided
Specimen (No.)
weighted n = 4293
% Did Not Provide
Specimen (No.)
weighted n = 517
p-value
WOMEN    
Age Group    0.4137
15–19 42.1 (1807) 39.3 (203)  
20–24 32.5 (1395) 35.0 (181)  
25–29 25.4 (1091) 25.7 (133)  
Area of Residence    0.0733
Urban 38.0 (1629) 42.0 (217)  
Rural 62.0 (2664) 58.0 (300)  
Education Level    0.0835
Primary or less 33.3 (1428) 34.2 (177)  
1–3 years secondary 32.0 (1374) 27.4 (142)  
≥ 4 years secondary 34.7 (1491) 38.4 (199)  
Marital Status    0.8701
Previously Married 8.2 (352) 8.9 (46)  
Currently Married 46.2 (1985) 45.8 (237)  
Never Married 45.6 (1956) 45.3 (235)  
Perceived Risk of HIV Infection    0.0574
None 56.8 (2288) 62.6 (303)  
Low 12.6 (507) 13.0 (63)  
Medium 13.4 (539) 10.4 (50)  
High 7.6 (304) 7.2 (35)  
Don't Know 9.5 (382) 6.8 (33)  
Sexual Experience    0.4795
Ever had sex 66.1 (2834) 64.6 (334)  
Never had sex 33.9 (1455) 35.4 (183)  
Number of Lifetime Sex Partners    0.8990
1 71.0 (2014) 71.8 (239)  
2 19.8 (563) 18.8 (62)  
3 or more 9.2 (260) 9.4 (31)