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Table 2 Factors associated with disclosure of same-sex behavior to HCP (N = 357)

From: Do gay and bisexual men who conceal their same-sex behavior prefer different kinds of health services? Findings across four cities to inform client-centered HIV prevention in China

 Crude OR (95% CI)PAdjusted OR (95% CI) *P
Socio-demographics
 Age (in years)0.97 (0.95–0.99)0.0100.96 (0.93–0.99)0.005
 City currently living in
  Shanghai1   
  Beijing0.73 (0.29–1.86)0.508  
  Changsha0.62 (0.23–1.68)0.351  
  Guangzhou0.26 (0.11–0.63)0.003  
 Household
  I live by myself1 1 
  I live with a partner1.20 (0.68–2.12)0.5201.00 (0.52–1.90)0.991
  I live with roommate(s) or relatives2.09 (1.54–5.49)0.0011.79 (0.84–3.79)0.130
  I do not have a stable home/Other1.50 (0.75–2.99)0.2491.18 (0.54–2.61)0.678
Testing behaviors
 Frequency of HIV testing
  Never1 1 
  Once per year or less2.52 (1.22–5.23)0.0132.16 (0.85–5.49)0.108
  About 2–3 times per year (every 4–6 months)3.68 (1.75–7.74)0.0012.67 (0.99–7.22)0.053
  At least 4 times per year (every 3 months)4.17 (1.94–8.95)<0.0011.82 (0.62–5.35)0.275
 Frequency of STI testing
  Never1 1 
  Once per year or less1.22 (0.72–2.07)0.4591.23 (0.60–2.51)0.572
  About 2–3 times per year (every 4–6 months)2.04 (1.01–4.11)0.0471.13 (0.44–2.89)0.801
  At least 4 times per year (every 3 months)2.80 (1.27–6.18)0.0112.77 (0.90–8.51)0.075
Sex risk in past 6 months
 Sex role
  Any receptive “0” or “0.5”1 1 
  Insertive “1” only0.53 (0.33–0.83)0.0060.47 (0.28–0.78)0.004
Worry about HIV acquisition (vs. not worried)1.43 (1.13–1.81)0.0031.39 (1.05–1.84)0.020
  1. *Adjusted for location in the multivariate model
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