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Table 3 Baseline population characteristics (n = 1732 Ecuadorian workers)

From: A cross-sectional study to assess knowledge about HIV/AIDS transmission and prevention measures in company workers in Ecuador

Variable Category Number %
Gender Male 1128 65.1
  Female 604 34.9
Age (years)* <40 1374 82.9
  >40 284 17.1
Education Level Primary 177 10.6
  Secondary 546 32.7
  Higher 947 56.7
Marital Status Married 929 58.6
  Single 655 41.4
Job Category Executive 89 5.1
  Administrative 428 24.7
  Manual Labor 868 50.1
  Other 347 20.1
HIV Program Exposure Yes 1103 67.9
  No 522 32.1
Sexual Relations Regular partner 1421 91.0
  Commercial partner 311 19.9
  Occasional partner 489 31.3
Condom Use Regular partner (N = 1314) 282 19.9
  Commercial partner (N = 238) 177 56.9
  Occasional partner (N = 391) 168 34.4
  1. *Median age 31 (IQR: 15–69) years.