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Table 4 Socio-demographic and clinical characteristics of patients, by HIV testing source (IPC or VCT)

From: Stage of HIV presentation at initial clinic visit following a community-based HIV testing campaign in rural Kenya

Characteristics IPC N. (%) VCT N. (%) Total N. (%)
All participants 108 (6.2%) 1,644 (93.8%) 1,752 (100%)
WHO clinical stage at initial clinic visit*    
1 or 2 75 (7.8%) 880 (92.2%) 955 (100.0%)
3 or 4 15 (4.2%) 344 (95.8%) 359 (100.0%)
CD4 count at initial clinic visit**    
>350 cells/mm3 45 (10.4%) 386 (89.6%) 431 (100.0%)
≤350 cells/mm3 27 (6.3%) 403 (93.7%) 430 (100.0%)
Mean CD4 count at initial clinic visit (cells/μl) 368.0 298.1 304.0
95% CI (cells/μl) (305.0 – 431.0) (280.1 – 316.2) (286.6 – 321.4)
Age    
50 years and under 80 (5.4%) 1,405 (94.6%) 1,485 (100.0%)
Over 50 years 28 (10.5%) 239 (89.5%) 267 (100.0%)
Gender    
Female 73 (6.5%) 1,046 (93.5%) 1,119 (100.0%)
Male 35 (5.5%) 598 (94.5%) 633 (100.0%)
Marital status***    
Married 73 (8.1%) 830 (91.9%) 903 (100.0%)
Never married 4 (2.1%) 184 (97.9%) 188 (100.0%)
Divorced/widowed 23 (4.7%) 464 (95.3%) 487 (100.0%)
  1. *438, **891, ***174 missing values.