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Table 3 Percent of HIV positive caregivers of orphans and vulnerable children who were currently on ART at enrollment by background characteristics in Tanzania, 2018 (N = 74,999)

From: ART use and associated factors among HIV positive caregivers of orphans and vulnerable children in Tanzania

Covariate % of HIV positive caregivers currently on ART *P - value
Overall 96.4
Caregiver sex   0.348
 Female 96.4  
 Male 96.3  
Age group (in Years)   < 0.001
 19–29 96.2  
 30–39 96.6  
 40–49 96.7  
 50–59 96.5  
 60+ 95.2  
Marital status   0.001
 Married or living together 96.7  
 Divorced or separated 96.4  
 Never been married 96.2  
 Widowed 96.0  
Education attained   < 0.001
 Never been to school 95.6  
 Primary 96.6  
 Secondary or higher 95.8  
Wealth Quintile   < 0.001
 Lowest (Q1) 96.1  
 Second 97.2  
 Middle 95.8  
 Fourth 96.2  
 Highest (Q5) 96.9  
Place of residence   < 0.001
 Rural 96.7  
 Urban 96.0  
Household food security status   < 0.001
 Insecure 95.3  
 Secure 96.6  
Family has health insurance (CHF/TIKA)?   0.005
 No 96.3  
 Yes 96.9  
Mentally or physically disabled?   < 0.001
 No 96.5  
 Yes 93.4  
  1. *p—values are based on Pearson’s Chi–Square test