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Table 2 Bivariable and multivariable correlates of HIV testing among street-based female sex workers in Iran, 2017

From: HIV testing and its associated factors among street-based female sex workers in Iran: results of a national rapid assessment and response survey

Variables HIV testing
Yes No Bivariable Multivariable
n (%) n (%) Crude OR (95%CI) AOR (95%CI)
Age
 18–29 139 (28.84) 137 (39.71) 1 1
 30–45 299 (62.03) 193 (55.94) 1.17 (0.82, 1.65) 1.70 (0.70, 4.13)
  > 46 44 (9.13) 15 (4.35) 1.99 (0.86, 4.58) 1.34 (0.15, 12.03)
Education
 Illiterate 33 (6.65) 24 (6.86) 1 1
 Reading writing levels 38 (7.66) 12 (3.43) 1.53 (1.03, 8.16) 2.02 (0.19, 21.00)
 Primary education 102 (20.56) 62 (17.71) 1.15 (0.3, 2.50) 1.06 (0.18, 6.14)
 Secondary education 128 (25.81) 101 (28.86) 0.71 (0.34, 1.49) 1.63 (0.36, 7.44)
 High school 87 (17.54) 65 (18.57) 0.92 (0.43, 1.97) 1.85 (0.30, 11.37)
 Diploma 81 (16.33) 56 (16.00) 0.96 (0.4, 2.11) 0.89 (0.17, 4.49)
 College 27 (5.44) 30 (8.57) 0.46 (0.18, 1.19) 0.73 (0.07, 7.65)
Marital status
 Single 10 (2.42) 4 (1.60) 1 1
 Married 95 (23.00) 51 (20.40) 0.56 (0.14, 2.19) 2.61 (0.31, 21.99)
 Divorced 207 (50.12) 140 (56.00) 0.41 (0.10, 1.54) 1.22 (0.17, 8.56)
 Patronage marriage 63 (15.25) 18 (7.20) 1.32 (0.31, 5.58) 3.45 (0.32, 36.41)
 Widow 38 (9.20) 37 (14.80) 0.29 (0.07, 1.20) 6.55 (0.44, 96.56)
Living status
 With family or spouse 271 (58.53) 208 (64.40) 1 1
 Social welfare center 25 (5.40) 8 (2.48) 2.26 (0.83, 6.10) 0.26 (0.05, 1.28)
 Alone 57 (12.31) 48 (14.86) 1.14 (0.70, 1.85) 0.85 (0.27, 2.70)
 Homeless or shelter 110 (23.76) 59 (18.27) 1.02 (0.65, 1.59) 8.86 (2.68, 29.32)
Income (per month)
 Under 100,000 80 (17.90) 20 (6.51) 1 1
 100,000–500,000 153 (34.23) 92 (29.97) 0.30 (0.14, 0.62) 0.49 (0.12, 1.91)
 500,000-1,000,000 139 (31.10) 106 (34.53) 0.28 (0.14, 0.59) 0.30 (0.06, 1.31)
 1,000,000-5,000,000 75 (16.78) 89 (28.99) 0.20 (0.09, 0.43) 0.09 (0.02, 0.43)
Current drug use
 No 86 (18.94) 172 (51.50) 1 1
 Yes 368 (81.06) 162 (48.50) 2.43 (1.37, 4.28) 3.47 (1.33, 9.06)
Ever injection
 Yes 56 (15.34) 20 (11.76)
 No 309 (84.66) 150 (88.24)
Self-perceived risk of HIV
 No risk 89 (25.07) 72 (33.96) 1 1
 At risk 266 (74.93) 140 (66.04) 1.80 (1.13, 2.86) 2.10 (0.76, 5.65)
Lifetime abortion
 No 262 (54.58) 228 (64.96) 1 1
 Yes 218 (45.42) 123 (35.04) 1.41 (1.00, 1.98) 1.84 (0.81, 4.18)
Ever worked in brothels
 No 177 (37.11) 130 (37.04)
 Yes 300 (62.89) 221 (62.96)