Table 1

NGO site characteristics, estimated population, and population reached

NGO/CBO

Typology*

Estimated population **

Total population reached by year 3


1

BB

2000

3381

2

BG

2200

2772

3

BB / BG

1700

2194

4

HB / BG

3000

4384

5

HR-MSM

1500

2411

6

BB / LB / SB / HB / BG

1500

1659

7

HIJRA

1500

1125

8

BB / HB/ BG

4057

5251

9

HB / BG /MSW

2800

3676

10

BB / BG

2671

3451

11

BB / SB / HB

1800

2751

12

BG / MSW

3052

5201

13

BB / LB / SB / HB / BG

2039

3646

14

HIJRA

1800

1668

15

BG / SB

2000

3482

16

BB / LB / SB / HB / BG

1300

4833


Total Maharashtra

34919

51885


Bangalore, Karnataka


17

SB

12743

25124

18

HR-MSM

6226

11496


Total Karnataka

18969

36620


* Street-based (SB), brothel-based (BB), lodge-based (LB), home-based (HB), bar girls (BG) and high risk men who have sex with men (HR-MSM).

** Estimated using community mapping surveys.

Chandrashekar et al. BMC Public Health 2011 11(Suppl 6):S7   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-11-S6-S7

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