Variables   Used VHCT service COR(95% CI) AOR (95% CI)
Yes (%) No (%)
Age 15-24 95(76.6) 29(23.4) 4.125(2.144-7.936) 1.785(0.454-7.012)
25-35 160(86.5) 25(13.5) 8.059(4.174-15.561) 5.219(1.780-15.304)*
>35 27(44.3) 34(55.7) 1 1
Years of being together < 6 years 116(85.3) 20(14.2) 1 1
6-10 years 85(72) 32(627.4) 0.458(0.245-0.855) 0.341(0.128-0.913)*
>10 years 71(69.6) 31(30.4) 0.395(0.209-0.745) 0.599(0.164-2.191)
Educational status Unable to read and write 161(73.5) 58(26.5) 1 1
Only able to read and write 42(72.4) 16(27.6) 0.940(0.491-1.799) 1.921(0.643- 5.733)
Attend elementary school 48(87.3) 7(12.3) 2.455(1.052-5.731) 1.876(0.573-6.145)
Attend high school and above 31(81.6) 7(18.4) 1.534(0.639-3.683)) 0.622(0.181-2.138)
Number of pregnancy First pregnancy 77(83.7) 15(16.3) 3.159 (1.490-6.697) 1.156(0.236-5.674)
2-4 166(77.2) 49(22.8) 1.144 (1.144-3.799) 1.326(0.405-4.337)
>5 27(52.9) 24(47.1) 1 1
Importance of VHCT For Commercial sex worker 11(44) 14(56) 0.195(0.083-0.458) 0.329(0.081-0.1.338)
For Unmarried men 5(35.7) 9(64.3) 0.138(0.044-0.432) 0.503(0.079-3.187)
Before marriage 9(42.9) 12(57.1) 0.187(0.074-0.469) 0.073(0.017-0.314)*
For pregnant mothers 68(91.9) 6(8.1) 2.818(1.153-6.889) 6.370(1.690-24.012)*
For all person 189(80.1) 47(19.9) 1 1
Prior testing Yes 124((71.3) 50(28.7) 1.677(1.034-2.717) 1.549(0.684-3.505)
No 158(80.6) 38(19.4) 1 1
Bringing partners for test Yes 247(85.8) 41(14.2) 8.434(4.754-14.96) 4.427(1.640-11.953)*
No 30(41.7) 42(58.3) 1 1
Result disclosure For partner 149(79.3) 39(20.7) 1 1
For parents 50(75.8) 16(24.2) 0.818(0.421-1.589) 1.301(0.467-3.628)
ForĀ  brother and sister 16(76.2) 5(23.8) 0.838(0.289-2.428) 9.005(1.318-61.524)*
ForĀ  health professionals 53(71.6) 21(23.4) 0.661(0.357-1.223) 1.711(0.618-4.735)
Other 14(66.7) 7(33.3) 0.523(0.198-1.386) 1.500 (0.381-5.902)
ARV intension Yes 243(85.3) 42(14.7) 6.824(3.985-11.685) 4.207(1.368-12.940)*
No 39(45.9) 46(54.1) 1 1
Culture Prohibit from testing 42(46.2) 49(53.8) 0.636(0.347-1.163) 1.159(0.421-3.193)
Not prohibit 240(86) 39(14) 1 1
MTCT knowledge Adequate knowledge 228(89.8) 26(10.2) 10.068 (5.834-17.375) 10.592(4.262-26.322)*
Inadequate knowledge 54(46.6) 62(53.4) 1 1
Existence of intervention Yes 200(83) 41(17) 2.796(1.710-4.570) 0.473(0.186-1.201)
No 82(63.6) 47(36.4) 1 1
Attitude Positive attitude 200(88.5) 26(11.5) 5.717(3.383-9.662) 0.696(0.239-2.024)
Negative attitude 82(56.9) 62(43.1) 1  
*Significantly associated variable
CI: Confidence interval; COR: Crude odds ratio; AOR: Adjusted odds ratio; ARV: Anti-retro viral
Table 2: The association of characteristics with VHCT service utilization among study participants in North-West Ethiopia, 2014.
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