Table 4

Summary of aORs (95% CI) for recency of HIV and frequency of HIV/STI testing by extent of disclosure

Recency of HIV TestFrequency of HIV or other STI Test
Nonrecent HIV test*
(more than 12 months ago)
Recent HIV test*
(within last 12 months)
Regular HIV test† (at least once a year)Regular test for other STI‡ (at least once a year)
aOR95% CIP valueaOR95% CIP valueaOR95% CIP valueaOR95% CIP value
Extent of disclosure ( Ref =n ever disclosed)
One group1.030.57 to 1.850.9351.280.80 to 2.050.3031.360.94 to 1.970.1011.080.69 to 1.690.737
Two groups1.710.84 to 3.480.1411.881.05 to 3.370.0331.390.90 to 2.140.1351.590.96 to 2.620.070
Three groups1.770.80 to 3.910.1583.321.76 to 6.24<0.0012.731.74 to 4.29<0.0011.891.15 to 3.100.012
Four groups3.821.55 to 9.440.0044.632.09 to 10.25<0.0012.171.36 to 3.450.0012.331.41 to 3.850.001
  • All models adjusted for age, educational attainment and residence status.

  • *Multinomial logistic regression; reference outcome category=never tested for HIV.

  • †Binary logistic regression; reference outcome category=nonregular testers for HIV.

  • ‡Binary logistic regression; reference outcome category=nonregular testers for other STIs.

  • STI, sexually transmitted infection; aOR, adjusted OR.