Table 2

Demographic characteristics of individuals accessing a first HIV POCT at the two main testing sites offering HIV POCT in Manitoba (n=3204) and multivariable analysis of differences

First POCT at MSP n=1178 (%)First POCT at NCCHC n=2026 (%)OR (95% CI)Adjusted OR (95% CI)p Value (AOR)
Gender
 Female411 (34.9)644 (31.8)1 (Ref)1 (Ref)
 Male767 (65.1)1382 (68.2)0.87 (0.70 to 1.47)0.79 (0.62 to 0.92)0.003
Age (years)
 0–1943 (3.7)121 (6.0)1 (Ref)1 (Ref)
 20–29325 (27.6)903 (44.6)1.01 (0.70 to 1.47)1.04 (0.72 to 1.51)0.838
 30–39332 (28.2)525 (25.9)1.78 (1.22 to 2.59)1.83 (1.26 to 2.67)0.002
 40–49244 (20.7)285 (14.1)2.40 (1.63 to 3.55)2.51 (1.70 to 3.71)0.0001
 ≥50234 (19.9)192 (9.5)3.43 (2.30 to 5.10)3.64 (2.44 to 5.43)0.0001
  • AOR, adjusted odds ratio; MSP, Main Street Project; NCCHC, Nine Circles Community Health Centre; POCT, point-of-care testing.