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Table 5 Distribution of eligible men by selection variables and association between participation and selection variables (N = 5797)

From: Frequency of HIV-testing and factors associated with multiple lifetime HIV-testing among a rural population of Zambian men

Selection Variables Description Distribution Participants Crude PR Adjusted PRa p-valueb
Time of Survey Morning (630–1159) 2778 (47.9) 1140 (41.0) 1.0 1.0 0.02
Afternoon (12–1559) 2705 (46.7) 1204 (44.5) 1.09 (1.02-1.16) 1.08 (1.01-1.14)  
Late pm (16–1830) 314 (5.4) 119 (37.9) 0.92 (0.78-1.06) 0.94 (0.80-1.07)  
Day of Survey Mon-Thurs 3825 (66.0) 1581 (41.3) 1.0 1.0 <0.01
Friday 931 (16.1) 378 (40.6) 0.97 (0.89-1.06) 0.97 (0.88-1.05)
Sat-Sun 1041 (18.0) 504 (48.4) 1.15 (1.06-1.24) 1.14 (1.05-1.23)
Season of Survey Rainy (Dec-Apr) 1566 (27.0) 694 (44.3) 1.0 1.0 0.20
Cool, dry (May-Aug) 2646 (45.6) 1123 (42.5) 0.92 (0.78-1.05) 0.93 (0.81-1.05)
Cool, hot (Sept-Nov) 1586 (27.4) 646 (40.7) 0.89 (0.72-1.05) 0.87 (0.73-1.01)
  1. aAdjusted for household head, whether present all months in previous 6, household SEP and size, urban/rural residence and district; bFor adjusted PR and based on LRT