Table 3

Adherence and healthcare service-related characteristics of the study participants in South Gondar zone, 1 August 2020–31 January 2021 (n=432)

VariablesFrequency
(n=432)
Percentage
Do you miss your dose in the last 7days?
 No35281.5
 Yes8018.5
Number of missed doses
 1–25713.2
 3–4235.3
Reason for missing taking ART medication
 Away from home1923.75
 Forgot about it3138.75
 Busy with other things1215
 Sickness1822.5
Missed scheduled clinical visit
 No38689.4
 Yes4610.6
Do you take drugs other than ARV?
 No32875.9
 Yes10424.1
  • ART, antiretroviral therapy; ARV, antiretroviral.