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Table 3 Bivariate regression analyses of the backgrounds associated with HIV testing and awareness on immediate ART, U=U, and PrEP

From: Same-sex behavior disclosure to health care providers associated with greater awareness of pre-exposure prophylaxis

Items HIV testing Immediate ART awareness U=U awareness PrEP awareness
ORu (95% CI) ORu (95% CI) ORu (95% CI) ORu (95% CI)
Sociodemographic
Age (years)
   ≤ 25 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
   > 25 2.62 (1.76, 3.91)*** 1.01 (0.66, 1.54) 1.11 (0.76, 1.62) 0.92 (0.68, 1.24)
 Ethnicity
  Minorities 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
  Han 2.38 (0.95, 6.03)† 0.92 (0.27, 3.20) 0.62 (0.24, 1.63) 0.76 (0.32, 1.84)
 Local residence
  No 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
  Yes 1.20 (0.75, 1.92) 1.06 (0.65, 1.72) 0.94 (0.62, 1.45) 0.88 (0.62, 1.24)
 Highest education obtained
  Below than university 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
  University or above 1.03 (0.70, 1.52) 0.78 (0.51, 1.20) 0.63 (0.43, 0.92)** 1.95 (1.43, 2.64)***
 Relationship status
  Single 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
  Married to a woman 0.70 (0.40, 1.22) 0.83 (0.93, 0.49, 1.77) 1.21 (0.70, 2.07) 0.41 (0.25, 0.67)***
  Having boyfriend 0.83 (0.52, 1.31) 0.75 (0.46, 1.21) 0.76 (0.48, 1.22) 1.75 (1.21, 2.53)**
 Employment status
  Full time 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
  Part time 0.52 (0.20, 1.35) 0.45 (0.19, 1.07)† 2.24 (1.00, 4.99)* 0.67 (0.31, 1.43)
  Unemployed 0.33 (0.22, 0.50)*** 1.01 (0.64, 1.56) 1.10 (0.73, 1.65) 0.95 (0.69, 1.32)
 Personal monthly income (USD)
   < 423 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
  423–845 2.85 (1.78, 4.56)*** 0.97 (0.59, 1.61) 0.68 (0.43, 1.16) 0.99 (0.69, 1.42)
   > 845 2.86 (1.74, 4.70)*** 0.97 (0.58, 1.64) 0.88 (0.56, 1.38) 1.31 (0.90, 1.91)
 Self-identified sexual orientation
  Homosexual 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
  Bisexual 0.72 (0.45, 1.15) 0.98 (0.57, 1.67) 1.34 (0.85, 2.11) 0.42 (0.28, 0.63)***
  Heterosexual/Others 0.87 (0.35, 2.18) 0.62 (0.26, 1.49) 0.97 (0.39, 2.42) 0.63 (0.31, 1.29)
 Sell-reported HIV status
  Unknown n.a. 1.00 1.00 1.00
  Positive 1.42 (0.39, 5.18) 1.05 (0.32, 3.40) 1.22 (0.48, 3.09)
  Negative 1.41 (0.86, 2.32) 1.16 (0.71, 1.90) 1.90 (1.29, 2.81)**
 Multiple sex partnership
  No 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
  Yes 1.70 (1.07, 2.70)* 1.40 (0.87, 2.25) 1.26 (0.85, 1.88) 0.89 (0.64, 1.23)
 Consistent condom use
  No 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
  Yes 2.04 (1.28, 3.25)** 0.76 (0.45, 1.27) 1.21 (0.77, 1.91) 1.49 (1.04, 2.12)*
  1. P < 0.10, *P < 0.05, **P < 0.01, ***P < 0.001
  2. ORu univariate odds ratio, n.a. Not Applicable, ART Antiretroviral therapy, U=U Undetectable = Untransmittable, PrEP Pre-exposure Prophylaxis