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Table 3 Level of HIV-related stigma among sexually active Ethiopians, EDHS 2016

From: Levels of HIV/AIDS stigma and associated factors among sexually active Ethiopians: analysis of 2016 Ethiopian Demographic and Health Survey Data

  Total Stigma level
No Moderate High
5.1%a (4.5%, 5.8%) 59.2%a (57.3%, 61.1%) 35.7%a (33.5%, 37.9%)
N % N % N % N %
Domains of Stigma Fear of infection No 16,227 63.3 1,242 7.7 12,183 75.1 2,802 17.3
Yes 9,422 36.7 0 0.0 2,990 31.7 6,432 68.3
Social judgment No 16,177 61.4 1,339 8.3 12,537 77.5 2,300 14.2
Yes 10,190 38.6 0 0.0 2,985 29.3 7,205 70.7
Anticipated stigma No 6,893 27.3 1,126 16.3 4,628 67.1 1,140 16.5
Yes 18,382 72.7 0 0.0 10,309 56.1 8,073 43.9
Perceived stigma No 10,261 39.3 1,229 12.0 7,171 69.9 1,861 18.1
Yes 15,874 60.7 0 0.0 8,238 51.9 7,637 48.1
Experienced stigma (outside legal purview) No 12,665 47.7 1,334 10.5 10,207 80.6 1,124 8.9
Yes 13,862 52.3 0 0.0 5,417 39.1 8,445 60.9
Discrimination (inside legal purview) No 14,926 56.8 1,307 8.8 11,442 76.7 2,177 14.6
Yes 11,358 43.2 0 0.0 4,068 35.8 7,290 64.2
  1. a Indicates estimated percentage for each level of stigma and numbers in the bracket indicate their 95% confidence interval