MARCH Outcome Evaluation

Table 12. Median (range) scores and the proportion scoring above the median in relation to HIV testing self-efficacy and outcome expectancy according to exposure to the MARCH, Addis Ababa, MARCH outcome survey, May-June 2005

Outcome Evaluation

Exposure to MARCH

Not exposed

n=453

Moderately

Exposed

n=310

Highly exposed

n=37

Self-efficacy for HIV testing

Median [range] score for condom self-efficacy

% scoring above the median

Outcome expectancy for HIV testing

Median [range] score for condom outcome expectancy

% scoring above the median

Intention to test for HIV in the next 3 months among those not tested last year (N=642)

% completely sure to test for HIV in the next

3 months

3.9[1.0- 5.0]

34.4

3.6[1.7-5.0]

50.1

8.6

4.0[1.0-5.0]

[p=0.0005] a

49.0

3.9[2.3-5.0]

[p=0.0001] a

61.3

14.1

4.4[1.0-5.0]

[p=0.035] b

59.5**

3.8[2.0-5.0]

[p=0.06] b

62.1*

23.1*

a P-value comparing Non-exposed with moderately exposed

b P-value comparing Non-exposed with highly exposed

*p<0.05 **p<0.001

Scale reliability coefficient for self-efficacy in relation to testing for HIV: 0.89

Scale reliability coefficient for outcome expectancy in relation to testing for HIV: 0.70

Addis Ababa and West Hararghe