Variables HIV sero positive HIV sero negative
  N (%) N (%)
Age        
16 – 30 181 22.6 201 25.1
31 – 45 421 52.6 221 27.6
46 – 60 165 20.6 236 29.5
61 - 75 27 3.4 112 14.0
76 - 90 6 0.8 30 3.8
Age 2        
41 - 89 306 38.3 455 56.9
18 - 40 494 61.7 345 43.1
Sex        
Female 589 73.6 596 74.5
Male 211 26.4 204 25.5
Educational qualification        
No formal education 53 6.6 199 24.9
Primary 268 33.5 294 36.8
Secondary 316 39.5 196 24.5
Tertiary 163 20.4 111 13.9
Educational Qualification        
Primary or less 321 40.1 493 61.6
More than primary 479 59.9 307 38.4
Main occupation        
Artisan 89 11.1 41 5.1
Driver 15 1.9 7 0.9
Farmer 317 39.6 527 65.9
Professional 124 15.5 124 15.5
Trader 255 31.9 1O1 12.6
Main occupation        
Others 483 60.4 273 34.1
Farmer 317 39.6 527 65.9
Location        
Rural 264 33.0 339 42.4
Semi Urban 439 54.9 445 55.6
Urban 97 12.1 16 2.0
Location 2        
Semi Urban/Urban 536 67.0 461 57.6
Rural 264 33.0 339 42.4
Monthly Income        
More than average 241 30.1 106 13.3
Less than average 559 69.9 694 86.8
  Do you Farm        
No 113 14.1 60 7.5
Yes 687 85.9 740 92.5
If yes, how frequent?
Always 311 38.9 357 44.6
Often 142 17.8 99 12.4
Rarely 97 12.1 131 16.4
Sometimes 137 17.1 153 19.1
Main source of drinking water        
Bore hole 208 26.0 116 14.5
Satchet 36 4.5 5 0.6
Stream 51 6.4 50 6.3
Tap 83 10.4 69 8.6
Well 422 52.8 560 70.0
Others 717 89.6 731 91.4
Water treatment        
Yes 579 72.4 603 75.4
No 221 27.6 197 24.6
If yes, in what way?        
Alum/Chemical 113 14.1 83 10.4
Boiling 76 9.5 93 11.6
Filtration 32 4.0 21 2.6
Wash fruits/vegetable before eating them?        
Yes 795 99.4 777 97.1
No 5 0.6 23 2.9
If yes, how frequent?
Often 124 15.5 16 2.0
Rarely 37 4.6 16 2.0
Sometimes 142 17.8 181 22.6
Always 492 61.5 564 70.5
Hand washing before eating        
Yes 795 99.4 798 99.7
No 5 0.6 2 0.3
If Yes, how frequent?
Often 144 18.0 45 5.6
Rarely 7 0.9 2 0.3
Sometimes 55 6.9 55 6.9
Always 589 73.6 696 87.0
Hand washing after toilet        
Yes 793 99.1 788 98.5
No 7 0.9 12 1.5
If yes, how frequent?
Often 170 21.3 54 6.8
Rarely 4 0.5 8 1.0
Sometimes 121 15.1 145 18.1
Always 498 62.3 581 72.6
Type of toilet        
Near bush/open 271 33.8 331 41.4
Pit Latrine 262 32.8 281 35.2
Water Closet 267 33.4 188 23.5
Type of toilet 2        
Water closet 267 33.4 188 23.5
Bush and pit 533 66.6 612 76.5
Do you swim        
Yes 59 7.4 59 7.4
No 741 92.6 741 92.6
If yes, how frequent?
Often 8 1.0 3 0.4
Rarely 17 2.1 7 0.9
Sometimes 33 4.1 36 4.5
Always 1 0.1 13 1.6
Do you go about barefooted?        
Yes 456 57 384 48
No 344 43.0 416 52.0
If yes, how often do you go about barefooted?
Often 24 3.0 4 0.5
Rarely 120 15.0 22 2.8
Sometimes 300 37.5 312 39.0
Always 12 1.5 46 5.7