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Table 3 Unadjusted and Adjusted Odds ratios for risky sexual behaviors comparing circumcised and uncircumcised

From: Differences in risky sexual behaviors and HIV prevalence of circumcised and uncircumcised men in Uganda: evidence from a 2011 cross-sectional national survey

  (1) (2) (3) (4)
  Number of lifetime partners Had non marital sex the last 12 months Condom use at last non marital sex Transactional sex in last 12 months
ORs (95% CI) ORs (95% CI) ORs (95% CI) ORs (95% CI)
Circumcision status     
Unadjusted     
Uncircumcised 1 1 1 1
Circumcised 1.48? (1.31,1.68) 1.43* (1.24,1.65) 0.80* (0.65,0.98) 1.37 (0.98,1.94)
Adjusted     
Uncircumcised 1 1 1 1
Circumcised 1.46? (1.27,1.67) 1.26* (1.05,1.52) 0.79* (0.63,0.98) 1.20 (0.81,1.78)
Background characteristics     
Age     
15-24 1 1 1 1
25-34 1.81? (1.52,2.16) 0.74* (0.57,0.95) 0.86 (0.64,1.14) 0.71 (0.42,1.18)
35-44 3.12? (2.56,3.79) 0.61? (0.46,0.78) 0.66*(0.44,0.96) 0.66 (0.37,1.16)
45-59 4.26? (3.44,5.28) 0.36? (0.27,0.48) 0.34? (0.22,0.53) 0.22?(0.11,0.44)
Ethnicity     
Baganda 1 1 1 1
Banyakore 0.54? (0.41,0.72) 0.77 (0.51,1.14) 0.66 (0.60,1.08) 0.80 (0.30,2.12)
Iteso/Karimojon 1.83 (0.64,1.08) 0.51? (0.34,0.75) 0.57* (0.37,0.89) 0.56 (0.16,1.89)
Lugbara/Madi/Alur/Japadhola 0.82 (0.62,1.09) 0.62? (0.44,0.88) 0.92 (0.87,2.45) 1.79 (0.81,3.95)
Basoga 1.32* (1.03,1.69) 1.17 (0.73,1.86) 0.46? (0.30,0.70) 1.34 (0.44,4.02)
Langi/Acholi 0.88 (0.67,1.15) 0.53? (0.37,0.75) 0.79 (0.51,1.20) 0.20 (0.05,0.78)
Bakiga 0.67* (0.49,0.92) 0.67 (0.40,1.11) 0.30? (0.19,0.46) 2.05? (1.03,4.10)
Bagisu/Sabiny 1.06 (0.76,1.66) 0.58* (0.34,0.98) 0.40? (0.25,0.63) 0.99 (0.37,2.65)
Banyoro/Batoro 1.41* (1.06,1.88) 1.61* (1.12,2.32) 0.50? (0.33,0.76) 2.47*(1.21,5.07)
Bafumbira 0.32? (0.18,0.55) 0.43* (0.20,0.89) 0.25? (0.09,0.71) 0.27 (0.03,2.47)
Bagwere/Samia 1.19 (0.79,1.79) 1.17 (0.72,1.90) 0.78 (0.41,1.52) 1.50 (0.57,3.94)
Bakonjo 0.61* (0.38,0.98) 0.83 (0.53,1.31) 0.23* (0.07,0.72) 0.79 (0.18,3.37)
Others 0.86 (0.63,1.18) 0.95 (0.62,1.45) 0.96 (0.63,1.46) 1.72 (0.88,3.35)
Wealth status     
Lowest quintile 1 1 1 1
2nd quintile 1.30? (1.09,1.53) 1.31* (1.00,1.72) 1.12 (0.76,1.65) 0.92 (0.46,1.85)
Middle 1.48? (1.22,180) 1.59? (1.20,2.09) 1.40 (0.95,2.06) 1.77 (0.87,3.59)
4th quintile 1.61? (1.34,1.93) 2.02? (1.50,2.71) 1.75? (1.17,2.62) 1.28 (0.62,2.67)
Highest quintile 1.97? (1.56,2.48) 1.98? (1.37,2.85) 2.55? (1.63,3.99) 1.11 (0.45,2.70)
Marital status     
Never married 1 1 1 1
Married 2.29? (1.90,2.75) 0.01? (0.00,0.01) 1.35* (1.04,1.77) 0.72 (0.41,1.29)
Divorced/separated 2.55? (1.98,3.27) 0.07? (0.04,0.12) 1.13 (0.79,1.61) 2.21*(1.17,4.17)
Highest education level     
No education 1 1 1 1
Primary 1.46? (1.17,1.83) 1.07 (0.78,1.46) 2.18* (1.13,4.21) 0.92 (0.41,2.07)
Secondary 1.42? (1.09,1.86) 1.06 (0.74,1.52) 3.14? (1.63,6.04) 0.67 (0.24,1.86)
Post secondary 1.07 (0.77,1.48) 1.29 (0.86,1.96) 3.57? (1.79,7.14) 0.42 (0.12,1.48)
Number of men 7,969 7,114 2,231 7,109
  1. *p < 0.05, ? p < 0.01, Includes only background characteristics that were significant in at least one of the 4 models. Survey region is omitted because of collinearity. Only indiciating the background factors that were significant.