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Table 1 Frequency of voluntary counselling and testing among 780 men in Kasese district, Uganda, 2005

From: Voluntary HIV counselling and testing among men in rural western Uganda: Implications for HIV prevention

Variable Total
n (%)
Accepted
VCT
Percent
(95% CI)
Overall 780 182 23 (17–29)
Age    
≤ 20 86(11) 13 15
21–29 237(30) 81 34
30–39 242(31) 62 26
40–49 121(16) 23 19
50+ 94(12) 3 3
Education    
None 178(23) 22 18
Primary 309(40) 56 18
Secondary 196(25) 53 27
Tertiary 97(12) 41 42
Religion    
Roman Catholic 353(45) 75 21
Anglican 341(44) 84 25
Muslim 52(07) 14 27
Other 97(12) 9 27
Occupation    
Subsistence farmer 453(58) 76 17
Salaried employee 119(15) 47 40
Businessman 105(14) 31 30
Student 94(12) 26 28
Other 9(01) 22 2
Marital status    
Single 209(27) 59 28
Married 556(71) 122 22
Separated/divorced 15(02) 1 7
Type of marriage    
Monogamy 432(55) 101 23
Polygamy 134(17) 21 16