AIDS Research and Treatment / 2011 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Prevalence and Risk Factors of HIV Infection among Clients Attending ICTCs in Six Districts of Tamilnadu, South India

Table 2

HIV prevalence and determinants among clients attending ICTCs in six districts of Tamilnadu ( 𝑁 = 1 7 9 5 8 ).

CharacteristicPositive (N)Negative (N)Positive %Missing %Crud OR (95% CI)Adjusted OR (95% CI)

Age (Years)1.5
 ≤302279172 2.42.6 (2.2–3.0)**2.8 (2.0–4.0)**
 ≥3150077916.0
Sex0.3
 Male459112663.91.1 (1.0–1.3)
 Female27159064.4
Education3.3
 Illiterate24344435.21.5 (1.3–1.8)**1.7 (1.3–2.4)**
 Literate449122243.5
Occupation8.9
 Unemployed17129775.41.4 (1.2–1.7)**
 Employed502127053.8
Marital3.0
 Unmarried6314284.2
 Married580148933.7—**2.5 (1.5–4.1)**
 Widower/Divorced7137915.81.2 (0.5–2.5)
Living with5.2
 Others404997.42.0 (1.4–2.7)**
 Family652158274
Received blood4.0
 Yes343169.72.7 (1.8–3.9)**
 No653162313.9
Premarital sex6.0
 Yes25555354.41.1 (1.0–1.3)
 No432106603.9
Sex with a sex worker
 Yes143108111.77.53.6 (3.0–4.4)**2.9 (2.0–4.3)**
 No539148563.5
Use condom in their life5.8
 Yes10418355.41.4 (1.1–1.7)*
 No586143893.9
Centre0
 Tertiary592118764.71.9 (1.6–2.3)**
 Nontertiary 14053502.6
Sex with a person of own sex10.0
 Yes6416413.80.9 (0.7–1.2)
 No578138694
HIV in the family14.6
 Yes16749325.311.4 (9.2–14.0)**11.6 (8.0–16.9)**
 No425142582.9
Previous HIV test9.6
 Done15197813.44.5 (3.6–5.4)**1.9 (1.3–2.8)**
 Not done505146053.3
Alcoholism37.0
 Yes20139534.81.6 (1.3–1.9)**1.5 (1.1–2.1)**
 No22569293.1
Injecting drugs17.5
 Yes85013.84.1 (1.8–9.1)**
 No551142133.7

𝑃 < 0 . 0 5 ; 𝑃 < 0 . 0 1 ; OR: Odds Ratio; CI: Confidence Interval.