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Table 2 Distribution of HIV status by socio-demographic characteristics

From: Uptake and determinants for HIV postpartum re-testing among mothers with prenatal negative status in Njombe region, Tanzania

Variable HIV status (%) P value
  Positive Negative
Maternal age
 25+ 10(11.0) 81(98.0) 0.38
 <25 17(15.2) 95(84.8)  
Educational status
 High Education 15(15.5) 82(84.5) 0.39
 Low education 12(11.3) 94(88.7)  
Employment status
 Employed 3(9.4) 29(90.6) 0.35
 Unemployed 24(14.0) 147(86.0)  
Marital status
 Single/Divorced/Separated 1(2.9) 34(97.1)  
 Married/Cohabited 26(15.5) 142(84.5) 0.03
Partner’s education level
 High education 15(16.9) 74(83.1) 0.19
 Low education 12(10.5) 102(89.5)  
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