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Table 4 Predictors of HIV testing during ANC visits in Gambia

From: Prenatal care and uptake of HIV testing among pregnant women in Gambia: a cross-sectional study

 OverallUrbanRural
Age (15–19)111
20–241.21 [0.91,1.59]1.23 [0.69,2.21]1.17 [0.85,1.61]
25–291.33* [1.01,1.75]1.31 [0.74,2.34]1.30 [0.94,1.78]
30–341.34* [1.00,1.79]1.38 [0.76,2.51]1.26 [0.90,1.77]
35–391.23 [0.88,1.71]1.57 [0.82,3.01]1.04 [0.70,1.54]
40–441.22 [0.82,1.82]1.42 [0.65,3.13]1.12 [0.70,1.79]
45–491.18 [0.68,2.04]2.13 [0.64,7.12]0.89 [0.47,1.68]
Residency (Urban)1  
Rural0.64*** [0.51,0.81]NANA
Education (No Education)111
Primary1.30* [1.06,1.58]0.99 [0.69,1.43]1.45** [1.15,1.84]
Secondary1.05 [0.86,1.28]1.02 [0.74,1.39]1.05 [0.80,1.37]
Higher1.03 [0.61,1.76]0.87 [0.47,1.58]5.82 [0.73,46.65]
Husband’s education (No Education)111
Primary0.94 [0.70,1.25]0.81 [0.51,1.28]1.03 [0.71,1.50]
Secondary1.13 [0.94,1.37]1.21 [0.89,1.63]1.06 [0.83,1.36]
Higher1.37 [0.99,1.91]1.07 [0.68,1.69]1.65* [1.00,2.70]
Employment (Not Working)111
Professional/Technical/Managerial0.81* [0.67,0.97]0.73* [0.56,0.95]0.90 [0.68,1.18]
Agricultural - Self Employed0.87 [0.74,1.03]0.51** [0.32,0.81]1.02 [0.85,1.22]
Wealth quintile (Poorest)111
Poorer1.07 [0.89,1.27]0.98 [0.49,1.94]1.08 [0.90,1.31]
Middle1.16 [0.95,1.41]1.21 [0.68,2.18]1.16 [0.94,1.43]
Richer1.17 [0.90,1.52]1.24 [0.72,2.13]1.17 [0.80,1.72]
Richest1.07 [0.78,1.46]1.06 [0.61,1.85]2.20 [0.57,8.53]
Access to electronic media (No)111
Yes1.48*** [1.21,1.80]1.72 [0.98,3.02]1.45*** [1.17,1.80]
Heard of FP on internet (No)111
Yes1.26 [0.61,2.62]0.60 [0.23,1.55]3.00 [0.86,10.49]
Religion (Islam)111
Other1.56 [0.81,2.99]2.85* [1.04,7.84]1.09 [0.45,2.65]
Ethnicity (Mandinka/Jahanka)111
Wollof1.50*** [1.21,1.87]1.07 [0.71,1.62]1.77*** [1.36,2.31]
Jola/Karoninka1.78*** [1.30,2.45]1.33 [0.83,2.13]2.17*** [1.39,3.38]
Fula/Tukulur/Lorobo0.96 [0.81,1.13]0.88 [0.62,1.26]1.02 [0.84,1.25]
Serahuleh1.15 [0.88,1.50]1.35 [0.72,2.53]1.14 [0.85,1.54]
Other1.00 [0.78,1.25]0.69* [0.49,0.98]1.40 [0.98,2.00]
Parity (1–5)111
> 51.02 [0.83,1.26]0.72 [0.49,1.08]1.16 [0.91,1.48]
Household head (Male)111
Female0.91 [0.75,1.10]0.84 [0.64,1.11]1.02 [0.77,1.36]
Child wanted (Wanted Then)111
Wanted No More1.75*** [1.42,2.15]0.99 [0.71,1.40]2.29*** [1.77,2.98]
Pseudo R20.030.030.03
  1. Exponentiated coefficients; 95% confidence intervals in brackets
  2. *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01, ***p < 0.001