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Table 3 Effect of higher prevalence among interviewees who did not provide a blood specimen for HIV testing on YAS prevalence estimates by sex.

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

  Prevalence (%) If persons not providing a specimen were 2x higher (%)
WOMEN   
Age Group   
15–19 10.6 11.7
20–24 26.1 29.1
25–29 34.7 38.5
Total (15–29) 21.8 24.2
MEN   
Age Group   
15–19 2.1 2.3
20–24 9.2 9.9
25–29 24.4 26.3
Total (15–29) 10.3 11.1