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Table 3 Factors associated with high HIV/AIDS related stigma

From: Quantification and factors associated with HIV-related stigma among persons living with HIV/AIDS on antiretroviral therapy at the HIV-day care unit of the Bamenda Regional Hospital, North West Region of Cameroon

Factors Univariable analysis Multivariable analysisa
OR 95% CI p-value AOR 95%ACI p-value
Level of education above secondary (Y/ N) 0.69* 0.43–0.89 0.032 0.70 0.44–0.91 0.036*
Number of year since diagnosis of HIV(+) Less than 5 years(Y/N) 1.74* 1.02–2.98 0.042 1.74 1.01–3.00 0.046*
Urban residence(Y/N) 1.41 0.82–2.42 0.210 1.35 0.78–2.35 0.287
Monthly revenue less than 50.000FCFA(Y/N) 0.97 0.60–1.62 0.956 0.84 0.47–1.51 0.567
In union (Y/N) 0.84 0.53–1.35 0.479 0.84 0.51–7.53 0.489
  1. Where Y/N=Yes/No, OR odds ratio CI confidence interval, AOR adjusted odds ratio, ACI adjusted confidence interval, *statistically significant (p ≤ 0.05)
  2. amultivariable analysis was done with with gender, religion, age, and occupation considered possible confounders