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Table 1 Characteristics of individual, social, psychological, and environmental-structural factors of FSWs in Shanghai, China (N = 504)

From: Social, psychological, and environmental-structural factors determine consistent condom use among rural-to-urban migrant female sex workers in Shanghai China

Variable Median (range) or count (percentage) in each category
Age (years) 25 (16.0-35.0)
Year of school completed 9 ( 0–12 )
Duration of sex work (years) 3 (0–8)
Monthly income (RMB [yuan]) 2000 (800–8000)
Age of sexual debut 19 (14–27)
Age started selling sex 22 (15–31)
Average client dates per week 6 (2–14)
Civil status:   
 Single 299 (59.3)
 Married/co-habiting 195 (40.7)
Establishment location:   
 Downtown 198 (39.3)
 Suburbs 306 (60.7)
Perception of susceptibility on HIV/AIDS 3 (0–4)
Perception of benefits on condom use 3 (0–4)
Safe sex self-efficacy 3 (0–4)
Environment-structural support 3 (0–7)
Consistent condom use:   
 Always 319 (63.3)
 Less than always 186 (36.7)