Table 3

Correlates of willingness to participate in collective testing among MSM participants (N=1113)

Willing to participate in collective testing (n=481, 43.2%)
n/N (%)OR (95% CI)p ValueAOR (95% CI)p Value
Age, years
 16–25110/245 (44.9)11
 26–35276/635 (43.5)0.94 (0.70 to 1.27)0.7010.91 (0.67 to 1.24)0.552
 36 or older95/233 (40.8)0.84 (0.59 to 1.21)0.3620.78 (0.53 to 1.16)0.218
Education
 High school or less86/208 (41.4)1
 Some college127/294 (43.2)1.08 (0.75 to 1.55)0.679
 College or above265/606 (43.7)1.10 (0.80 to 1.52)0.549
Marital status
 Married/engaged85/193 (44.0)11
 Single390/910 (42.9)0.95 (0.70 to 1.30)0.7630.87 (0.61 to 1.23)0.436
Employment status
 Part-time/unemployed/retired50/107 (46.7)1
 Full-time/student425/993 (42.8)0.85 (0.57 to 1.27)0.436
Sexual orientation
 Gay356/814 (43.7)11
 Bisexual/heterosexual/other124/295 (42.0)0.93 (0.71 to 1.22)0.6140.91 (0.68 to 1.21)0.503
Out to anyone
 No237/573 (41.4)1
 Yes244/538 (45.4)1.18 (0.93 to 1.49)0.180
Number of male anal sex partners (past 3 months)
 092/222 (41.4)11
 1170/454 (37.4)0.85 (0.61 to 1.17)0.3170.85 (0.61 to 1.18)0.338
 2 or more216/430 (50.2)1.43 (1.03 to 1.98)0.0331.43 (1.03 to 1.99)0.033
Any UIAI (past 3 months)
 No285/643 (44.3)1
 Yes94/229 (41.1)0.87 (0.64 to 1.19)0.391
Any URAI (past 3 months)
 No271/631 (43.0)1
 Yes98/209 (46.9)1.17 (0.86 to 1.61)0.320
Ever tested for HIV
 No184/447 (41.2)1
 Yes295/660 (44.7)1.16 (0.91 to 1.47)0.244
Most recent test
 ≤6 months119/267 (44.6)1
 7–12 months85/184 (46.2)1.07 (0.73 to 1.56)0.733
 >12 months91/208 (43.8)0.97 (0.67 to 1.39)0.858
  • AOR, adjusted OR; MSM, who have sex with men; UIAI, unprotected insertive anal intercourse; URAI, unprotected receptive anal intercourse.