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Table 4 Bivariable analysis of the association uptake HIV re-testing with socio-demographic and obstetric characteristics

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

Variable Uptake HIV re-testing n (%) Chi-square P value
  Yes No   
Maternal age
 25+ 91 (28.2) 232 (71.8) 1.45 0.228
 <25 112 (32.5) 233 (67.5)   
Educational status
 High Education 96(40.2) 143(59.8) 16.82 < 0.001
 Low education 107(24.9) 322(75.1)   
Employment status
 Employed 31(52.5) 28(47.5) 15.01 < 0.001
 Unemployed 172(28.2) 437(71.8)   
Marital status
 Single/Divorced/Separated 35 (29.4) 84 (70.6)   
 Married/Cohabited 168 (30.6) 381 (69.4) 0.07 0.798
Partner’s education level
 High education 88 (33.3) 176 (66.7)   
 Low education 115 (28.5) 289 (71.5) 1.79 0.18
Parity
 ≤3 147 (33.2) 296 (66.8)   
 >3 56 (24.9) 169 (75.1) 4.85 0.028
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