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Table 3 Sexual behaviors and perceived HIV risk among HIV-positive and HIV-negative PWID

From: Prevalence and risk factors of HIV infection among people who inject drugs in Cambodia: findings from a national survey

  Total (n = 310) HIV test result
Positive (n = 47) Negative (n = 263)
n (%) n (%) n (%) P-value*
Median number of sex partners (IQR) 1.0 (0.0–2.0) 1.0 (0.0–1.0) 1.0 (0.0–2.0) 0.50
Always used condom with any partner 34 (17.5) 6 (21.4) 28 (16.9) 0.56
Had sex when a partner was intoxicated 87 (45.1) 9 (32.1) 78 (47.3) 0.14
Had sex with partners not in exchange for money or gift 117 (60.3) 19 (67.9) 98 (59.0) 0.38
Always used condom with partners not in exchange for money or gift 10 (8.5) 3 (15.8) 7 (7.1) 0.21
Had sex in exchange for money or gifts 44 (22.6) 7 (25.0) 37 (22.2) 0.74
Always used condom with partners in exchange for money or gift 12 (27.3) 2 (28.6) 10 (27.0) 0.93
  1. HIV human immunodeficiency virus, IQR interquartile range, PWID people who inject drugs
  2. *Chi-square (or Fisher’s exact test when a cell count was smaller than 5) was used for categorical variables and Mann-Whitney U test for continuous variables