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Table 4 Mean scores for likelihood of primary male partners’ cooperation by partners’ characteristics and Kruskal-Wallis test results

From: Women’s communication self-efficacy and expectations of primary male partners’ cooperation in sexually transmitted infection treatment in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam: a cross-sectional study

Partners’ characteristic Mean score on a scale from 1 to 5
Primary male partners’ likelihood to get an STI examination Primary male partners’ likelihood to take medications for STI treatment given by the participants
Partner type
 Husband/fiancé 3.25 4.07
 Boyfriend/other 2.61 3.61
P value .03 .04
Partners’ age
 About the same age/younger 3.14 3.75
  ≥ 2 years older 3.03 4.02
P value .72 .31
Partners’ number of STI diagnoses
 0 3.16 4.21
  ≥ 1 2.89 3.78
P value .62 .31
Partners’ alcohol use
 Yes 3.08 3.96
 No 3.08 3.97
P value .81 .76
Partners’ drug use
 Yes 3.03 4.02
 No 3.30 3.58
P value .60 .12