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Table 4 Multilevel analysis of factors of HTC uptake among young aged 15–24 years in Ethiopia, 2016

From: Spatial pattern and associated factors of HIV testing and counselling among youths (15–24 years) in Ethiopia

Variables COR (95% CI) AOR (95% CI)
Sex
 Female   1
 Male 0.72 (0.66–0.78) 0.81 (0.73–0.91)*
Age
 15–19 1 1
 20–24 3.69 (3.36–4.04) 2.25 (2.02–2.51)*
Marital status
 Never married 1 1
 Ever married 4.34 (3.88–3.85) 4.65 (4.05–5.34)*
Religion
 Orthodox 1 1
 Protestant 0.74 (0.63–0.87) 0.91 (0.77–1.08)
 Muslim 0.53 (0.46–0.61) 0.78 (0.68–1.02)
 others 0.50 (0.33–0.75) 0.79 (0.51–1.24)
Level of women education
 No education 1 1
 Primary 1.52 (1.32–1.75) 1.66 (1.40–1.96)*
 Secondary 3.40 (2.90–3.99) 2.88 (2.36–3.51)*
 Higher 7.27 (5.90–8.95) 3.97 (3.10–5.08)*
Wealth index
 Poorest 1 1
 Poorer 1.79 (1.50–2.13) 1.28 (1.06–1.56)*
 Middle 1.87 (1.57–2.23) 1.26 (1.03–1.55)*
 Richer 2.39 (2.01–2.85) 1.45 (1.18–1.79)*
 Richest 4.67 (3.97–5.51) 1.86 (1.44–2.39)*
Knowledge
 Low 1 1
 High 2.09 (1.85–2.36) 1.75 (1.52–2.02)*
 Comprehensive 2.62 (2.29–3.00) 2.05 (1.75–2.41)*
Stigma
 No 1 1
 Low 0.78 (0.69–0.87) 0.83 (0.73–0.95)*
 Moderate 0.50 (0. 43–0.57) 0.66 (0.57–0.77)*
 High 0.31 (0.26–0.38) 0.53 (0.42–0.67)*
Residence
 Urban 1 1
 Rural 0.32 (0.27–0.37) 0.96 (0.73–1.23)
Media exposure
 No 1 1
 Yes 1.96 (1.76–2.17) 1.38 (1.22–1.57)*
Community poverty level
 Low 1 1
 High 0.32 (0. 27–0.37) 0.82 (0.66–1.01)
Community education
 Low 1 1
 High 3.35 (2.80–3.99) 1.45 (1.17–1.80)*
Community knowledge
 Low 1 1
 High 2.54 (2.15–3.00) 1.01 (0.67–1.53)
Community stigma
 Low 1 1
 High 2.59 (2.20–3.06) 1.16 (0.76–1.80)
Community media exposure
 Low 1 1
 High 0.33 (0. .28–0.39) 1.01 (0.83–1.23)
  1. *P value < 0.05