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Table 1 Household Data for Home-Based HIV Testing Participants

From: Feasibility and acceptability of home-based HIV testing among refugees: a pilot study in Nakivale refugee settlement in southwestern Uganda

Variable Overall Village 1 Village 2 Village 3
Country of origin of majority of participants   DRCa Burundi Rwanda
(% of HIV testing participants in village from this country)   78 71 74
Number households visited 319 108 114 97
Eligible individuals in households 566 206 184 176
Size of household, N (% of total households)
 0 27 (9) 10 (9) 12 (11) 5 (5)
 1 59 (19) 11 (10) 28 (25) 20 (21)
 2 203 (64) 71 (66) 68 (60) 64 (66)
 3 21 (7) 12 (11) 4 (4) 5 (5)
 4 7 (2) 3 (3) 2 (2) 2 (2)
 5 2 (1) 1 (1) 0 (0) 1 (1)
Encountered at home, N (% of eligible) 507 (90) 181 (88) 162 (88) 164 (93)
 Visit 1 353 (62) 119 (58) 112 (61) 122 (69)
 Visit 2 127 (22) 56 (27) 43 (23) 28 (16)
 Visit 3 27 (5) 6 (3) 7 (4) 14 (8)
HIV Tested, N (% of encountered) 378 (75) 161 (89) 103 (64) 114 (70)
 Visit 1 272 (77) 108 (92) 79 (71) 85 (70)
 Visit 2 93b (73) 49b (84) 24 (56) 20 (71)
 Visit 3 13c (44) 4 (57) 0 (0) 9 (64)
HIV-positive, N (% of tested) 7 (1.9) 4 (2.5) 3 (2.9) 0 (0)
  1. aDRC = The Democratic Republic of the Congo
  2. b2 testers encountered in visit 1 but consented to testing in Visit 2
  3. c1 tester encountered in visit 1 but consented to testing in Visit 3