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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

From: Relationship between reported prior condom use and current self-perceived risk of acquiring HIV among mobile female sex workers in southern 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