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Table 4 Bivariate analysis of knowledge score

From: Community-based HCV screening: knowledge and attitudes in a high risk urban population

Variable (n) Mean (SD) knowledge score or correlation coefficient p-value
Total 9.9 (3.3)  
Age (140) r = -0.17 0.04
Gender   
  Male (92) 10.4 (.35) 0.02
  Female (48) 9.1 (.44)  
Race   
  White (52) 10.8 (2.8)  
  Non-white (88) 9.4 (3.5) 0.02
Regular doctor   
  Yes (68) 9.8 (3.0) 0.64
  No (72) 10.1 (3.6)  
Education   
  Elementary (22) 9.4 (3.6)  
  High school (55) 9.5 (3.4) 0.11
  Some college 10.1 (3.0)  
  Finished college 11.5 (2.9)  
Insurance   
  Yes (102) 10.0 (3.5) 0.83
  No (38) 9.8 (2.7)  
Do you know anyone with HCV?   
  Yes (79) 10.5 (3.1) 0.03
  No (55) 9.3 (3.5)  
Do you have HCV?   
  Yes (25) 10.6 (3.8) 0.24
  No (112) 9.8 (3.2)  
Would you still want to be tested if you could not get treatment?   
  Yes (126) 10.2 (3.1) 0.003
  No (14) 7.5 (3.7)