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Table 3 Background characteristics associated with pay for PrEP

From: Low willingness to pay for pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) among men who have sex with men (MSM) in China

ItemsPayPay $283
Row%ORu (95% CI)Row%ORu (95% CI)
Age (years old)
  < =2590.41.007.71.00
  > 2582.30.50 (0.31, 0.79)**6.10.78 (0.43, 1.40)
Highest education obtained
 Below than university83.71.006.11.00
 University or above87.61.38 (0.9, 2.12)7.31.22 (0.66, 2.23)
Marital status
 Single89.81.007.81.00
 Married72.80.31 (0.17, 0.54)***4.30.54 (0.18, 1.57)
 Having boyfriends87.70.81 (0.47, 1.42)7.30.93 (0.47, 1.83)
Type of job
 Full time87.01.007.51.00
 Part time90.01.35 (0.40, 4.58)3.30.42 (0.06, 3.21)
 Unemployed83.30.74 (0.48, 1.17)5.90.77 (0.40, 1.49)
Personal monthly income1.24 (1.04, 1.46)*1.16 (0.94, 1.42)
Self-identified sexual orientation
 Homosexual86.41.006.31.00
 Bisexual83.20.78 (0.46, 1.31)8.41.54 (0.45, 5.31)
Age of first homosexual intercourse (years old)
  < 2189.41.007.91.00
  > =2181.70.53 (0.34, 0.82)**5.50.67 (0.36, 1.24)
  1. P < 0.10, *P < 0.05, **P < 0.01, ***P < 0.001;
  2. ORu univariate odds ratio;