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Table 1 Descriptive statistics of subjects by HIV status and time period

From: Pre/post evaluation of a pilot prevention with positives training program for healthcare providers in North West Province, Republic of South Africa

   HIV Positive HIV Negative
Missing Pre Post Pre Post
N   175 176 284 229
Provider Characteristics
 Facility 0     
  A   46 (26.3%) 42 (23.9%) 73 (25.7%) 48 (21.0%)
  B   24 (13.7%) 23 (13.1%) 75 (26.4%) 61 (26.6%)
  C   80 (45.7%) 76 (43.2%) 103 (36.3%) 73 (31.9%)
  D   25 (14.3%) 35 (19.9%) 33 (11.6%) 47 (20.5%)
 Provider 0     
  Nurse   147 (84.0%) 161 (91.5%) 251 (88.4%) 206 (90.0%)
  Counselor   23 (13.1%) 14 (8.0%) 32 (11.3%) 22 (9.6%)
  Doctor   26 (14.9%) 15 (8.5%) 34 (12.0%) 21 (9.2%)
  Other   2 (1.1%) 1 (0.6%) 8 (2.8%) 1 (0.4%)
Client Characteristics
 Gender 0     
  Male   46 (26.3%) 32 (18.2%) 51 (18.0%) 35 (15.3%)
  Female   129 (73.7%) 144 (81.8%) 233 (82.0%) 194 (84.7%)
 Age 0     
  18–29   43 (24.6%) 60 (34.1%) 155 (54.6%) 166 (72.5%)
  30–39   64 (36.6%) 76 (43.2%) 58 (20.4%) 37 (16.2%)
  40–49   46 (26.3%) 29 (16.5%) 33 (11.6%) 13 (5.7%)
  50+   22 (12.6%) 11 (6.3%) 38 (13.4%) 13 (5.7%)
 Education 0     
  None, some or completed primary   26 (14.9%) 16 (9.1%) 27 (9.5%) 12 (5.2%)
  Some or completed secondary   125 (71.4%) 130 (73.9%) 176 (62.0%) 151 (66.0%)
  College, University or Technikon   11 (6.3%) 19 (10.8%) 66 (23.2%) 59 (25.8%)
  Other (e.g., ABET)   13 (7.4%) 11 (6.3%) 15 (5.3%) 7 (3.1%)
 Race 0     
  Black   169 (96.6%) 170 (96.6%) 268 (94.4%) 224 (97.8%)
  Other   6 (3.4%) 6 (3.4%) 16 (5.6%) 5 (2.2%)
 Language 0     
  English   65 (37.1%) 117 (66.5%) 152 (53.5%) 184 (80.4%)
  Setswana   110 (62.9%) 59 (33.5%) 132 (46.5%) 45 (19.7%)
 Sexually active within last 3 months 0     
  Yes   92 (52.6%) 92 (52.3%) 168 (59.2%) 144 (62.9%)
  No   76 (43.4%) 79 (44.9%) 105 (37.0%) 80 (34.9%)
  Decline   5 (2.9%) 2 (1.1%) 7 (2.5%) 2 (0.9%)
  Do not know   2 (1.1%) 3 (1.7%) 4 (1.4%) 3 (1.3%)
 Years since HIV diagnosis 63     
  Less than 1 year   76 (43.9%) 42 (36.5%)   
  1–2 years   19 (11.0%) 12 (10.4%)   
   > 2 years   78 (45.1%) 61 (53.0%)   
 Have children 167     
  Yes   79 (85.9%) 80 (87.0%)   
  No   12 (13.0%) 12 (13.0%)   
  Do not know   1 (1.1%) 0 (0%)   
 Currently on ART 55     
  Yes   127 (87.6%) 134 (88.7%)   
  No   13 (9.0%) 12 (8.0%)   
  Decline   1 (0.7%) 2 (1.3%)   
  Do not know   4 (2.8%) 3 (2.0%)