Table 2

Multivariable multinomial logistic regression with aORs (95% CI) for recency of last voluntary HIV test (n=1025)

Nonrecent HIV test
(more than 12 months ago; n=175)
Recent HIV test
(within last 12 months; n=680)
aOR95% CIP valueaOR95% CIP value
Age (ref=18–29 years)
 30–392.931.70 to 5.06<0.0012.221.42 to 3.45<0.001
 40–499.283.95 to 21.82<0.0014.992.28 to 10.89<0.001
 50 years and above2.271.03 to 4.990.0411.520.79 to 2.900.206
Education level (ref=secondary and below)
 Pre-university1.990.96 to 4.120.0632.141.25 to 3.670.006
 Bachelor's degree3.101.51 to 6.370.0023.822.22 to 6.57<0.001
 Postgraduate degree3.081.25 to 7.610.0154.652.25 to 9.58<0.001
Non-Singaporean citizen or permanent resident 1.560.89 to 2.720.1222.291.46 to 3.61<0.001
Disclosure of sexual orientation
 Non-LGBTQ family1.630.90 to 2.960.1051.851.12 to 3.070.017
 Non-LGBTQ friends1.480.88 to 2.490.1401.210.80 to 1.850.370
 Non-LGBTQ colleagues1.390.73 to 2.660.3131.460.85 to 2.500.175
 Other LGBTQ individuals1.050.66 to 1.680.8361.631.12 to 2.370.011
  • Reference outcome category: never tested for HIV (n=170).

  • LGBTQ, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning; aOR, adjusted OR.