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Table 1 Percentage of women received HIV test during ANC visit or labour and received results among women with a birth 2 years before the survey in India, 2015–16

From: Socioeconomic inequalities in the HIV testing during antenatal care: evidence from Indian demographic health survey, 2015–16

Background Characteristics Number of women % of women received HIV test during ANC visit or labor and received results among women with a birth 2 years before the survey [95% CI] Chi square
[p value]
Age (Years)
 15–19 971 28.7 [25.8–31.6] 72.6
 20–24 7080 31.1 [30.0–32.2] [P = 0.000]
 25–29 5854 30.6 [29.4–31.8]  
 30–34 2351 28.9 [27.1–30.8]
 35–39 728 22.2 [19.3–25.4]
 40 and above 208 5.7 [3.2–9.9]
Years of schooling
 No education 4498 7.5 [6.7–8.3] 2300
 1–5 2115 16.8 [15.3–18.5] [P = 0.000]
 6–9 4417 28.1 [26.8–29.5]  
 10 and above 6162 51.8 [50.5–53.0]
Residence
 Urban 5023 46.1 [44.7–47.5] 619.5
 Rural 12,169 23.1 [22.3–23.9] [P = 0.000]
Religion
 Hindu 13,519 29.5 [28.7–30.3] 264.4
 Muslim 2871 25.0 [23.4–26.7] [P = 0.000]
 Others 802 51.7 [48.1–55.2]  
Caste
 SC/ST 5373 25.9 [24.7–27.1] 145.5
 OBC 7697 30.1 [29.1–31.2] [P = 0.000]
 Others 4122 34.3 [32.9–35.8]  
Regular exposure of media
 No 5673 8.4 [7.7–9.2] 1700.2
 Yes 11,519 40.3 [39.4–41.2] [P = 0.000]
Wealth index
 Poorest 4026 6.9 [6.2–7.8] 2400.6
 Poorer 3633 17.7 [16.5–19.0] [P = 0.000]
 Middle 3588 32.9 [31.4–34.5]  
 Richer 3143 48.4 [46.6–50.1]
 Richest 2802 53.5 [51.6–55.4]
Comprehensive knowledge about HIV/AIDS
 No 13,629 23.5 [22.8–24.2] 1200.9
 Yes 3563 54.0 [52.4–55.7] [P = 0.000]
Region
 North 2269 29.1 [27.2–31.0] 2600.4
 Central 4284 10.8 [9.8–11.7] [P = 0.000]
 East 4133 12.0 [11.1–13.1]  
 Northeast 570 16.6 [13.7–20.0]
 West 2555 40.7 [38.7–42.6]
 South 3381 70.1 68.6–71.7]
Total 17,192 29.8 [29.1–30.5]
  1. CI confidence intervals