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Table 2 Differences in HIV/AIDS knowledge by demographic characteristics

From: HIV/AIDS knowledge and uptake of HIV counselling and testing among undergraduate private university students in Accra, Ghana

Variables Mean (SD) Test values p-value
Age Ranges   6.26a 0.0001
 17 – 20 7.02 (2.04)   
 21 – 25 8.06 (2.25)   
 26 – 30 8.38 (2.26)   
 31+ 7.29 (0.99)   
Gender   2.40b 0.017
 Male 7.52 (2.21)   
 Female 8.11 (2.17)   
Marital Status   4.86a 0.008
 Single 7.47 (2.25)   
 Married 8.22 (1.43)   
 In relationship 8.25 (2.43)   
Religious Affiliation   2.27b 0.203
 Christian 7.74 (2.23)   
 Muslims 8.54 (1.45)   
Years in School   1.37a 0.257
 First year 7.80 (2.22)   
 Second year 7.96 (2.16)   
 Third year 7.36 (2.27)   
  1. a F-values from one-way ANOVA.
  2. b Independent t-test values.