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Table 2 Risky sexual behaviors among study participants (n = 498)

From: Correlates of HIV infection among transgender women in two Chinese cities

Variables No. of participants %
Group sex in the past 3 months
 Yes 32 6.4
 No 466 93.6
Had stable partner(s) in the past 3 months
 Yes 227 45.6
 No 271 54.4
Frequency of condom use in anal sex with stable partner in the past 3 months
 Never 140 61.7
 Occasionally 19 8.4
 Often 26 11.4
 Always 42 18.5
Had casual partner(s) in the past 3 months
 Yes 351 70.5
 No 147 29.5
Frequency of condom use with casual partners in the past 3 monthsa
 Never 4 1.2
 Occasionally 68 20.8
 Often 160 48.9
 Always 95 29.1
Buying sex in the past 3 months
 Yes 25 5.0
 No 473 95.0
Frequency of condom use when buying sex in the past 3 monthsa
 Never or Occasionally 3 12.5
 Often 17 70.8
 Always 4 16.7
Selling sex in the past 3 months
 Yes 51 10.2
 No 447 89.8
Average price for selling sexa
  ≤ 100 19 38.8
 101–500 25 51.0
  > 500 5 10.2
Frequency of condom use when selling sex in the past 3 monthsa
 Occasionally 7 14.0
 Often 36 72.0
 Always 7 14.0
Selling sex to heterosexual men by dressing as female
 Yes 43 84.3
 No 8 15.7
  1. aThere are missing values for the variables