Variables No % COR(95%CI) AOR(95%CI)
Frequently condom use Yes 179 44.8 0.60(0.36-0.99)* 0.63(0.37-1.07)
No 219 55.2 1 1
Fear arousal appeal Yes 138 34.8 1.41(0.23-0.73)* 1.93(1.05-3.57)*
No 259 65.2 1 1
Positive message Yes 195 49.1 0.58(0.36-0.96)* 1.26(0.74-2.15)
No 202 50.9 1 1
Value your life Yes 358 90.2 1 1
No 39 9.8 2.06(1.01-4.21)* 1.46(0.67-3.18)
Avoid stigma and discrimination Yes 282 71.0 1 1
No 115 29.0 3.17(1.92-5.24)* 2.37(1.33-4.24)*
Let us fight each others Yes 332 83.6 1 1
No 65 16.4 2.67(1.33-5.35)* 0.76(0.38-1.55)
*statistically significant at p value<0.05, 1 is Odds ratio for reference category.
NB. Variables indicated in the above table are significant in crude or/and adjusted OR only but those which are not significant in both cases are not indicated in the table.
Table 12: Regression analysis of effect of distal factors on message response categories of the respondents in Hosanna Colleges, Southern Ethiopia, March 2012.