Table 2

Correlates of willingness to receive couple-based testing among MSM participants (N=1095)

Willing to receive couple-based testing (n=943, 86.1%)
n/N (%)OR (95% CI)p ValueAOR (95% CI)p Value
Age, years
 16–25215/242 (88.8)11
 26–35539/621 (86.8)0.83 (0.52 to 1.31)0.4170.71 (0.43 to 1.18)0.182
 36 or older189/232 (81.5)0.55 (0.33 to 0.93)0.0250.55 (0.31 to 1.01)0.053
Education
 High school or less180/207 (87.0)1
 Some college244/288 (84.7)0.83 (0.50 to 1.39)0.485
 College or above516/595 (86.7)0.98 (0.61 to 1.57)0.932
Marital status
 Married/engaged153/190 (80.5)11
 Single783/895 (87.5)1.69 (1.12 to 2.55)0.0121.35 (0.83 to 2.18)0.226
Employment status
 Part-time/unemployed/retired94/105 (89.5)1
 Full-time/student841/979 (85.9)0.71 (0.37 to 1.37)0.308
Sexual orientation
 Gay701/803 (87.3)11
 Bisexual/heterosexual/other239/289 (82.7)0.70 (0.48 to 1.01)0.0540.90 (0.60 to 1.37)0.632
Out to anyone
 No467/564 (82.8)11
 Yes475/530 (89.6)1.79 (1.26 to 2.56)0.0011.48 (1.01 to 2.17)0.042
Number of male anal sex partners (past 3 months)
 0182/219 (83.1)11
 1379/446 (85.0)1.15 (0.74 to 1.78)0.5321.00 (0.63 to 1.59)0.988
 2 or more376/423 (88.9)1.63 (1.02 to 2.59)0.0411.27 (0.78 to 2.08)0.340
Any UIAI (past 3 months)
 No552/635 (86.9)1
 Yes194/222 (87.4)1.04 (0.66 to 1.65)0.861
Any URAI (past 3 months)
 No540/623 (86.7)1
 Yes179/203 (88.2)1.15 (0.71 to 1.86)0.581
Ever tested for HIV
 No343/439 (78.1)11
 Yes597/650 (91.9)3.15 (2.20 to 4.52)<0.0013.05 (2.10 to 4.33)<0.001
Most recent test
≤6 months244/263 (92.8)1
7–12 months169/184 (91.9)0.88 (0.43 to 1.78)0.716
>12 months184/202 (91.1)0.80 (0.41 to 1.56)0.506
  • AOR, adjusted OR; MSM, who have sex with men; UIAI, unprotected insertive anal intercourse; URAI, unprotected receptive anal intercourse.