Table 4a: Decomposition changes in HIV testing among women of reproductive (15-24 years) in TMHIS 2003 to 2007

HIV testing

 

Due to Difference in Characteristics (E)

Due to Difference in Coefficients (C)

 

 

Coefficient

Percent

Coefficient

Percent

Age group

15 -19

1.0

 

1.0

 

 

20 24

-0.00007

-0.0288

0.0067

2.7657

Residence

Urban

1.0

 

1.0

 

 

Rural

-0.0089***

-3.666

0.0461**

19.052

Zone

South West Highlands Zone

1.0

 

1.0

 

 

Central Zone

-0.0024*

-0.9758

0.0002

0.842

 

Lake zone

0.0013

0.5495

-0.0014

-0.5948

 

Northern Zone

-0.0057***

-0.0035

0.0015

0.6041

 

Eastern Zone

-0.0064**

-2.6346

0.0033

2.1948

 

Western Zone

0.0079***

3.2746

0.0049

2.009

 

Southern Highlands Zone

-0.0005***

-0.2239

0.0084

3.4742

 

Southern Zone

-0.0005

0.2094

0.0092

3.8014

Educational level

No education

1.0

 

1.0

 

 

Primary

-0.001***

-0.4253

-0.0137

-5.6564

 

Secondary & above

0.0003***

0.1225

0.0003

-0.1093

Marital status

Not married

1.0

 

1.0

 

 

Married

0.0001**

0.0197

-0.0042

-1.722

Number sex partners in lifetime

0

1.0

 

1.0

 

 

One

0.0001***

0.0481

0.0156

6.4606

 

Two

0.0052 ***

2.1621

0.0121

5.0033

 

More than two

-0.0091 ***

-3.7754

0.0170

7.0277

Blood test result

HIV negative

1.0

 

1.0

 

 

HIV positive

0.0004

0.0145

0.0012

0.4751

Currently working

 

 

 

 

 

 

Not working

1.0

 

1.0

 

 

Working

-0.0006

-0.2258

0.0092

3.8152

Had STI or symptoms of STI

 

 

 

 

 

No

1.0

 

1.0

 

 

Yes

0.0001

0.0205

-0.0022

-0.893

Birth & ANC

 

 

 

 

 

 

No birth

1.0

 

1.0

 

 

ANC & birth

0.0009***

0.3740

0.0793***

32.766

 

Birth but no ANC

-0.0002

-0.0955

0.0001

0.0449

Constant

 

 

 

0.0597***

24.654

Total

 

 

-5.256**

 

105.26***

 

* Significant at 0.05; ** Significant at 0.01; *** Significant at <0.001