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Table 3 Association between knowledge and attitude with gender and socioeconomical characteristics

From: Assessment of knowledge, attitude and risk behaviors towards HIV/AIDS and other sexual transmitted infection among preparatory students of Gondar town, north west Ethiopia

   Attitude    
Sociodemographic characteristics N Positive Negative OR Χ2 p-value
Gender       
   Male 125 69(55.2%) 56(44.8%) 2.6 1.52, 4.62 0.001
   Female 115 89(77.4%) 26(22.6%)    
Socioeconomic class       
   Low 131 114(87%) 17(13%) 1.2 1.05, 1.37 0.005
   High 109 79(72.5%) 30(26.5%)    
Sociodemographic characteristics   Knowledge status    
   Good knowledge Poor knowledgeable    
Gender       
   Male 125 106(84.8%) 19(15.2%) 1 0.51, 2.11 0.928
   Female 115 98(85.2%) 17(14.8%)    
Socioeconomic class       
   Low 131 114(87%) 17(13%) 0.8 0.37,1.55 0.440
   High 109 91(83.5%) 18(16.5%)