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Table 3 Preferred method of receiving home test kits by age group, risk group and living arrangements

From: The acceptability and cost of a home-based chlamydia retesting strategy: findings from the REACT randomised controlled trial

   Prefer mail Prefer to collect Total p-valuea
n (%) n (%) n (%)
Study arm Home 129 (91.5) 12 (8.5) 141 (100)  
Age group ≤25 54 (41.9) 5 (41.7) 59 (41.8) 0.632
  >25 73 (56.6) 7 (58.3) 80 (56.7)
Risk group Women 47 (36.4) 5 (41.7) 52 (36.9) 0.469
  Heterosexual men 38 (29.5) 5 (41.7) 43 (30.5)
  MSM 44 (34.1) 2 (16.7) 46 (32.6)
Who they live with? Friends/flatmates 70 (54.3) 5 (41.7) 75 (53.2) 0.409
  Alone 27 (20.9) 1 (8.3) 28 (19.9)
  Partner 15 (11.6) 4 (33.3) 19 (13.5)
  Parents 13 (10.1) 2 (16.7) 15 (10.6)
  Other 4 (3.1) 0 (0.0) 4 (2.8)
  1. MSM men who have sex with men
  2. aChi2 or Fisher’s exact test was used when appropriate