Factors

Number %
Reporting Knowledge of at least two STI symptoms

Crude Odds Ratio (95% CI)

Adjusted Odds Ratio (95%CI)

Ever had sex

Yes

255(40.2)

3.5(1.54-5.46)

1.64(0.98-3.42)

No

379( 59.8)

1.00

1.00

Sex

Male

351( 55.4 )

1.33(1.09-2.64)

1.47(1.13-2.91)

Female

283( 44.6)

1.00

1.00

Maternal
Education

Formal Schooling

508( 80.1  )

1.53(1.16-3.04)

1.48(1.09-2.94)

Illiterate

126( 19.9)

1.00

1.00

Table 2: Independent correlates of Knowledge of STIs symptoms among 3543 high school adolescents in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 2009.