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Table 3 Logistic regression of independent factors associated with acceptance of VCT 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 No VCT
n (%)
Accepted VCT
n (%)
OR
(95% CI)
Age in years    
>35 253(88) 36(13) 1.0
≤ 35 345(70) 146(30) 2.69(1.77–4.07)
Occupation    
Subsistence farmer 526(80) 135(20) 1.0
Other 72(77) 47(23) 2.37(1.52–3.71)
Fear of taking an HIV test    
No 327(71) 131(29) 1.0
Yes 271(84) 51(16) 0.54(0.37–0.79)
Willingness to test for HIV with partner    
No 64(94) 4(06) 1.0
Yes 534(75) 178(25) 3.01(1.02–8.83)
Willingness to disclose HIV results to partner    
No 181(86) 30(14) 1.0
Yes 417(73) 152(27) 1.64(1.04–2.6)