Variables Male Female
Knowledge level N (%) Ever tested(%) p-value N (%) Ever tested(%) p-value
Low 2,492(17.9) 598(24.0) <0.001 6,130 (38.6) 1,572 (25.6) <0.001
High 7,083(50.9) 2,941(41.5) 6,937 (43.7) 3,523(50.8)
 Comprehensive 4,340 (31.2) 2,452(56.5) 2,817 (17.7) 1,820(64.6)
HIV stigma
No stigma 4,139(29.7) 2,344(56.6) <0.001 5,387(33.9) 3,193(59.3) <0.001
Low stigma 4,600(33.1) 2,151(46.8) 6,187(39.0) 2,734(44.2)
Medium Stigma 3,251(23.4) 1,047(32.2) 3,352(21.1) 833(24.9)
High stigma 1,925(13.8) 449( 23.3) 958 (6.0) 155(16.2)
Table 2: HIV Counseling and Testing Service Utilization in relation to HIV related knowledge and stigma among Males and Females in Ethiopia.
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