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Table 2 Demographics

From: ‘Never testing for HIV’ among Men who have Sex with Men in Viet Nam: results from an internet-based cross-sectional survey

Demographics Total% (n/N)
Sex Male 96.1 (1996/2077)
  Male-to-female (sex change) 0 (1/2077)
  Intersex or transgender 3.9 (80/2077)
Age 18–20 30.3 (628/2074)
(years) 21–25 41.1 (852/2074)
  26–30 15.5 (322/2074)
  31–35 7.1 (147/2074)
  36–40 3.2 (66/2074)
  Older than 40 2.8 (59/2074)
Marital Status Single 92.4 (1878/2033)
  Married 6.2 (127/2033)
  Separated or Divorced or Widow 1.4 (28/2033)
Education Did not go to school 0.4 (8/2061)
  Completed primary school only 0.1 (3/2061)
  Completed up to secondary school 2.5 (52/2061)
  Completed up to high school 25.2 (520/2061)
  Completed up to university, college or vocational school 63.5 (1309/2061)
  Completed post-graduate level 8.2 (169/2061)
Occupation Student 44.0 (905/2056)
  Office workers or sales clerk 32.5 (668/2056)
  Self-employed 8.5 (175/2056)
  Government employee 6.9 (142/2056)
  Laborer 3.8 (79/2056)
  Sex worker 0.5 (10/2056)
  Other 3.7 (77/2056)
Salary (monthly)†† No income 20.8 (425/2044)
  Less than VND 1,000,000 9.5 (195/2044)
  VND 1,000,000–5,000,000 38.6 (789/2044)
  Above VND 5,000,000–10,000,000 18.6 (380/2044)
  More than VND 10,000,000 12.5 (255/2044)
Internet Usage (weekly) Do not use Internet 0.3 (7/2057)
Less than 3 hours 6.5 (134/2057)
  3–7 hours 14.9 (307/2057)
  8–12 hours 16.7 (343/2057)
  13–15 hours 13.0 (268/2057)
  16 hours or more 48.5 (998/2057)
  1. The survey included two separate questions about age: 1) screening question: are you 18 years or older? 2) main questionnaire: what is your age? Three cases responded ‘Yes’ to the screening question but did not respond to the age question in the main questionnaire.
  2. ††Average USD/VND exchange rate during data collection period: 20,992.54 (Source: http://Oanda.com).