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Table 2 Results of multivariable logistic regression among sexually active men aged 15–59 years in Gambella region, 2016

From: Male circumcision uptake and its predictors among sexually active men aged 15–59 years living in the highest HIV prevalence region of Ethiopia: evidence from 2016 Ethiopia demographic and health survey

Variables MC COR
95%CI
Frequency (%) AOR (95%CI)
  Yes NO
Religion
 Traditional 7 31 .34 (.15,.80) 38 (4.4) .78(.27,2.29)
 Catholic 10 33 .46(.22,.96) 43 (5) .95(.46,2.50)
 Muslim 85 2 64.57 (15.66,266.22) 87 (10) 9.54 (6.77,13.88) *
 Orthodox 273 34 12.20 (8.10,18.38) 307 (35.4) 8.50 (5.00,14.45) *
 Protestant 156 237 1 393 (45.3) 1
Wealth index
 Poor 99 264 .05(.03,.07) 363 (42.8) .11(.06,.22) *
 Medium 58 25 .30(.17,.52) 83 (9.6) .33(.15,.73) *
 Rich 374 48 1 422 (48.6) 1
Frequency of listening to radio
 Not at all 145 219 .14(.10,.20) 364 (41.9) .29(.156,.539) *
 Less than once a week 159 70 .48(.32,.73) 229 (26.4) .60(.32,1.10)
 At least once a week 227 48 1 275 (31.7) 1
Comprehensive HIV knowledge
 not knowledgeable 108 185 .21(.16,.28) 293 (33.8) .44(.27,.71) *
 knowledgeable 423 152 1 575 (66.2) 1
Ever been tested for HIV
 No 163 223 .23(.17,.30) 386 (44.5) .27(.16,.46)*
 Yes 368 114 1 482 (55.5) 1
  1. 1: reference
  2. * statistically significant