Table 3

Percentage of mobile FSWs in India who currently perceived themselves to be at high risk of acquiring HIV by consistent condom use in last one week and states in India

Condom use in last one week

% distribution of FSWs

% currently perceived high HIV risk


Andhra Pradesh

Karnataka

Maharashtra

Tamil Nadu

Andhra Pradesh

Karnataka

Maharashtra

Tamil Nadu


Occasional clients


Consistent

83.0

25.4

89.3

91.1

53.7

22.2

13.8

34.3

Inconsistent

16.2

74.4

10.3

6.8

71.0

57.0

40.2

21.8

No client

0.8

0.1

0.4

2.0

38.5

50.0

20.0

23.1


Regular clients


Consistent

70.8

17.0

68.6

85.1

53.4

24.0

12.8

36.7

Inconsistent

28.0

78.0

20.2

8.4

64.3

52.9

32.5

17.8

No client

1.2

4.9

11.2

6.5

44.4

57.1

10.5

8.4


Non-paying partners


Consistent

20.9

5.6

5.5

38.5

74.4

15.2

24.6

46.1

Inconsistent

25.1

10.7

11.6

3.1

66.4

54.6

46.4

42.5

No partner

54.1

83.7

82.9

58.3

44.8

49.5

11.8

24.3

Total:%

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

56.4

48.2

16.5

33.2

N

1533

1420

1188

1272


Jain et al. BMC Public Health 2011 11(Suppl 6):S5   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-11-S6-S5

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