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Table 1 Characteristics of PRONTO! GBM clients completing sentinel surveillance, evaluation survey one, and survey two

From: Trial and error: evaluating and refining a community model of HIV testing in Australia

  Sentinel surveillancea Survey one   Survey two  
  n (%) n (%) p-valueb n (%) p-valuec
  1947 (100) 118 (100)   298 (100)  
Age
 18–29 935 (48.0) 55 (46.6) 0.75 133 (44.6) 0.37
 30–39 613 (30.5) 39 (33.1) 0.75 94 (31.5) 0.86
 40+ 399 (20.5) 24 (20.3) 0.98 71 (23.8) 0.53
 Median(IQR) 30.45 (26–38) 30 (26–36)   31 (26–39)  
Country of birth
 Australia 1094 (58.1) 79 (68.1) 0.10 192 (66.0) 0.06
 Other 789 (41.9) 37 (31.9) 0.25 99 (34.0) 0.16
Residenced
 Metro Melbourne 823 (93.7) 110 (93.2) 0.22 288 (96.6) 0.56
 Regional Victoria 30 (3.4) 2 (1.7) 0.86 6 (2.0) 0.80
 Other/missing 25 (2.9) 6 (5.1)   4 (1.3)  
High Riske
 No 619 (31.8) 31 (26.3) 0.50 108 (36.2) 0.40
 Yes 1328 (68.2) 87 (73.7) 0.26 190 (63.8) 0.26
  1. aRecorded at clients first test at PRONTO!, missing excluded
  2. bTwo sample z-test, samples include sentinel surveillance and survey one
  3. cTwo sample z-test, samples include sentinel surveillance and survey two
  4. dNot asked in sentinel surveillance in first year of operations
  5. eAny condomless anal sex and/or more than 10 anal sex partners in 6 months