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Table 2 Socio-demographic profile of Checkpoint clientele, 2005-2009

From: Five-year monitoring of a gay-friendly voluntary counselling and testing facility in Switzerland: who got tested and why?

  2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
  (n = 245) (n = 251) (n = 313) (n = 475) (n = 574)
Median age,years (SD) 32 (9.9) 34 (11.2) 31 (11.6) 32 (10.7) 31.5 (10.6)
Sex      
Male (%) 94.7 98.4 99.4 90.1 86.4
Female (%) 5.3 1.6 0.6 9.9 13.6
Sexual orientation of males (%)      
Gay/homosexual 77.2 78.1 77.8 82.2 64.1
Bisexual 11.6 17.0 16.4 7.5 13.9
Heterosexual 11.2 4.9 5.8 10.3 22.0
Men reporting having sex with men (%) 90.9 96.4 95.2 90.4 78.4