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Table 5 Factors associated with reporting moderate to good perception of HIV risk

From: HIV sexual risk behaviors and perception of risk among college students: implications for planning interventions

Variables (%)c Unadjusted Odds Ratio (95% CI) Adjusted Odds Ratio (95% CI)
Marijuana use in last 30 days    
No 30.8   
Yes 51.4 2.38 (1.40-4.04)**  
Alcohol and/or drug use in last 30 days    
No 31.7   
Yes 65.9 4.16 (2.10-8.24)** 4.72 (1.80-12.40)**
Condom use last 30 days    
Consistent 27.9   
Inconsistent 46.0 2.19 (1.21-3.99)** 1.96 (1.01-3.84)*
Multiple partnership    
No 37.0   
Yes 53.5 1.96 (1.17-3.28)** 1.81 (1.01-3.27)*
  1. c Percent of sexually experienced students in each category who reported that they perceived themselves to be at moderate/good risk for HIV infection.
  2. * p ≤ 0.05; ** p ≤ 0.01