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Table 3 Multivariate analysis for factors associated with willingness of PrEP in a fishing community

From: Factors associated with willingness to use oral pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) in a fisher-folk community in peri-urban Kampala, Uganda

Characteristic Crude PR Adjusted PR P-value
[95% CI] [95% CI]
Age
 18–39 (Young adult) 1.00 1.00  
 40–62 (Middle aged) 0.64 [0.49–0.82] 0.81 [0.65–1.01] 0.054
HIV test in the past 6 months
 No 1.00 1.00  
 Yes 1.24 [1.12–1.38] 1.13 [1.03–1.24] 0.007*
Location
 Semi-urban 1.00 1.00  
 Rural 0.51 [0.26–0.99] 0.71 [0.35–1.44] 0.341
Education
 None 1.00 1.00  
 Primary 2.03 [1.37–2.99] 1.61 [1.12–2.29] 0.009*
 Secondary 2.15 [1.47–3.15] 1.72 [1.22–2.44] 0.002*
 Tertiary 2.44 [1.67–3.55] 1.97 [1.39–2.81] < 0.001**
HIV risk perception
 No 1.00 1.00  
 Yes 2.41 [1.56–3.74] 1.99 [1.31–3.02] 0.001*
PrEP awareness
 No 1.00 1.00  
 Yes 1.15 [1.02–1.29] 1.05 [0.94–1.16] 0.405
Gender
 Male 1.00 1.00  
 Female 0.85 [0.71–1.02] 0.86 [0.73–1.01] 0.061
  1. Statistically significant result *P-value < 0.05, **P-value< 0.001