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Table 2 Syphilis, HBV, HCV and HIV prevalence and HIV co-infection among FSW in Rwanda, 2015

From: Syphilis and HIV prevalence and associated factors to their co-infection, hepatitis B and hepatitis C viruses prevalence among female sex workers in Rwanda

Characteristics Syphilis HBV HCV HIV Syphilis and HIV co-infection
  n % [95% CI] n % [95% CI] n % [95% CI] n % [95% CI] n % [95% CI]
Overall 1010 51.1 [48.9–53.3] 50 2.5 [1.8–3.2] 28 1.4 [0.8–1.9] 819 42.9 [39.5–43.8] 528 27.4 [25.4–29.4]
Age group
 15–19 85 42.9 [36.0–49.9] 6 3.0 [0.6–5.4] 3 1.5 [0.2–3.2] 49 22.3 [16.5–28.2] 25 13.0 [8.2–17.7]
 20–24 292 47.3 [43.3–51.2] 12 1.9 [0.8–3.0] 6 1.0 [0.2–1.7] 213 32.7 [29.0–36.4] 129 21.3 [18.0–24.6]
 25–29 298 55.5 [51.3–59.7] 12 2.2 [1.0–3.5] 3 0.6 [0.1–1.2] 243 43.2 [38.9–47.4] 148 28.5 [24.6–32.4]
 30–34 198 55.0 [49.8–60.2] 14 3.9 [1.9–5.9] 5 1.4 [0.2–2.6] 195 55.0 [49.8–60.2] 137 39.3 [34.1–44.4]
 35–39 86 54.1 [46.3–61.9] 4 2.5 [0.1–5.0] 8 5.0 [1.6–8.5] 85 53.8 [45.9–61.7] 58 36.9 [29.3–44.6]
 40+ 49 48.0 [38.2–57.9] 2 2. 0[0.8–4.7] 2 2.0 [0.8–4.7] 63 60.4 [50.7–70.1] 31 31.3 [22.0–40.6]
Age group 2
 15–24 377 46.2 [42.8–49.6] 18 2.2 [1.2–3.2] 9 1.1 [0.4–1.8] 262 30.2 [27.0–33.3] 154 19.3 [16.6–22.0]
 25 + 631 54.5 [51.6–57.4] 32 2.8 [1.8–3.7] 18 1.6 [0.8–2.3] 586 49.8 [46.9–52.7] 374 33.3 [30.5–36.0]
Current marital status
 Single 629 49.8 [47.0–52.6] 28 2.2 [1.4–3.0] 17 1.4 [0.7–2.0] 495 37.5 [34.9–40.2] 314 25.4 [23.0–27.8]
 Married/cohabitating 12 63.2 [39.3–87.0] 1 5.3 [0.1–16.3] 1 5.3 [0.0–16.3] 9 42.1 [17.7–66.6] 7 38.9 [13.9–63.8]
 Divorced/Separated 319 53.7 [49.7–57.7] 17 2.9 [1.5–4.2] 8 1.4 [0.4–2.3] 285 47.3 [43.2–51.3] 172 30.0 [26.3–33.8]
 Widow 50 49.5 [39.6–59.4] 4 3.9 [0.1–7.8] 2 2.0 [0.0–4.7] 59 59.4 [49.7–69.1] 35 35.7 [26.1–45.4]
Province
 East 320 49.6 [45.7–53.5] 17 2.6 [1.4–3.9] 12 1.9 [0.8–2.9] 243 36.3 [32.6–40.0] 136 21.6 [18.4–24.8]
 Kigali city 146 49.8 [44.1–55.6] 8 2.7 [0.9–4.6] 2 0.7 [0.3–1.6] 157 54.3 [48.5–60.0] 102 35.7 [30.1–41.2]
 North 172 44.2 [39.3–49.2] 7 1.8 [0.5–3.1] 6 1.5 [0.3–2.8] 143 34.8 [30.0–39.6] 84 21.7 [17.6–25.8]
 West 190 58.6 [53.3–64.0] 10 3.1 [1.2–5.0] 5 1.5 [0.2–2.9] 147 44.4 [39.0–49.9] 102 32.6 [27.4–37.8]
 South 182 55.8 [50.4–61.2] 8 2.5 [0.8–4.2] 3 0.9 [0.1–2.0] 158 46.3 [40.8–51.7] 104 33.6 [28.3–38.8]
Hotspot type
 Street-based 327 52.3 [48.4–56.2] 11 1.8 [0.7–2.8] 4 0.6 [0.0–1.3] 267 41.2 [37.3–45.1] 166 27.5 [23.9–31.1]
 Venue-based 683 50.5 [47.8–53.2] 39 2.9 [2.0–3.8] 24 1.8 [1.1–2.5] 581 41.8 [39.2–44.5] 362 27.4 [25.0–29.8]
Level of education
 None 234 66.3 [61.3–71.2] 9 2.6 [0.9–4.2] 7 2.0 [0.5–3.4] 184 52.6 [47.3–57.8] 135 35.7 [34.5–44.9]
 Primary 639 51.9 [49.1–54.7] 32 2.6 [1.7–3.5] 16 1.3 [0.7–1.9] 517 42.1 [39.3–44.9] 333 27.7 [25.1–30.2]
 Secondary/Higher 137 34.9 [30.1–39.6] 9 2.3 [0.8–3.8] 5 1.3 [0.2–2.4] 118 30.3 [25.7–34.9] 60 15.7 [12.0–19.4]
Religion
 Catholic 388 50.1 [46.5–53.6] 19 2.5 [1.4–3.5] 13 1.7 [0.8–2.6] 327 41.8 [38.3–45.3] 207 27.3 [24.1–30.5]
 Protestant 311 53.3 [49.3–57.4] 13 2.2 [1.0–3.4] 10 1.7 [0.7–2.8] 249 40.1 [36.1–44.1] 152 26.7 [23.1–30.4]
 Muslin 80 48.8 [41.0–56.5] 3 1.8 [0.2–3.9] 1 0.6 [0.0–1.8] 67 42.1 [34.4–49.7] 50 31.7 [24.3–39.0]
 Adventist 93 50.0 [42.7–57.3] 6 3.2 [0.7–5.8] 1 0.5 [0.0–1.6] 86 42.7 [35.5–50.0] 43 24.6 [18.1–31.0]
 Traditional/Other/No religion 138 51.3 [45.3–57.3] 9 3.4 [1.2–5.5] 3 1.1 [0.0–2.4] 119 43.7 [37.7–49.6] 76 28.7 [23.2–34.2]
Had children
 Yes 826 51.4 [49.0–53.9] 44 2.7 [1.9–3.5] 23 1.4 [0.8–2.0] 718 43.7 [41.3–46.2] 444 28.4 [26.2–30.7]
 No 184 49.6 [44.5–54.7] 6 1.6 [0.3–2.9] 5 1.4 [0.2–2.5] 130 32.6 [27.8–37.4] 84 23.1 [18.8–27.5]
Occupation
 Sex work only 701 52.1 [49.4–54.8] 37 2.8 [1.9–3.6] 24 1.8 [1.1–2.5] 591 42.9 [40.2–45.5] 366 28.9 [25.5–30.3]
 Sex work with additional occupation 309 48.9 [45.0–52.8] 13 2.1 [0.9–3.2] 4 0.6 [0.0–1.3] 257 39.0 [35.2–42.8] 162 26.4 [22.9–29.9]
Duration of sex work
 0–5 495 47.8 [44.7–50.8] 22 2.1 [1.2–3.0] 12 1.2 [0.5–1.8] 347 33.7 [30.8–36.6] 220 21.7 [19.2–24.3]
 6–15 406 54.9 [51.3–58.5] 25 3.4 [2.1–4.7] 10 1.4 [0.5–2.2] 352 47.8 [44.1–51.4] 233 32.6 [29.2–36.1]
 16+ 89 56.0 [48.2–63.8] 3 1.9 [0.3–4.0] 6 3.8 [0.8–6.8] 97 61.0 [53.3–68.7] 60 38.2 [30.5–45.9]