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Table 3 Extent of influence of socio demographic characteristics on knowledge level

From: Knowledge, perception about antiretroviral therapy (ART) and prevention of mother-to-child-transmission (PMTCT) and adherence to ART among HIV positive women in the Ashanti Region, Ghana: a cross-sectional study

Co-variates Knowledge level Odds ratio 95% CI
  Adequate Inadequate   
Age     
 <25 1 (8) 11 (92) 1  
 25-34 7 (9) 75 (91) 0.97 0.11, 8.72
 35-44 6 (7) 77 (93) 0.81 0.09, 7.46
 >44 3 (10) 26 (90) 1.28 0.12, 13.91
Marital status     
 Single* 5 (5) 88 (95) 1  
 Married 12 (11) 101 (89) 1.63 0.44, 5.95
Education     
 No formal 3 (6) 49 (94) 1  
 Formal 14 (9) 139 (91) 1.74 0.47, 6.42
Religion     
 Christian 17 (10) 160 (90) 1  
 Muslim 0 (0) 27 (100) 0.42 0.13, 1.30
  1. * Single = divorced, widowed, never married.