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Table 2 HIV prevalence in Bangladesh, selected surveillance regions

From: Risk factors for HIV infection in Males who have Sex with Males (MSM) in Bangladesh

  Round II Round III Round IV Round V Round VI
Year range 1999–2000 2000–2001 2002 2003–2004 2004–2005
Injection Drug Users, Central 1.4% (6/418) (CI: 0.27 – 2.53) 1.7% (7/401) (CI: 0.46 – 2.98) 4.0% (16/403) (CI: 2.06 – 5.88) 4.0% (16/404) (CI: 2.06–5.86) 4.9% (52/1061) (CI: 3.60 – 6.20)
Male Sex Workers, Central ND 0% (0/310) 0% (0/401) 0% (0/274) 0% (0/235)
MSM, Central ND 0% (0/399) 0.2% (1/406) (CI: -0.24 – 0.74) 0% (0/399) 0% (0/405)
Hijra s, Central ND ND 0.8% (3/393) (CI: -0.10 – 1.62) 0.2% (1/405) (CI: -0.24 – 0.74) 0.8% (3/381) (CI: -0.10 – 1.68)
Total* 0.2% (8/4338) (CI: 0.05 – 0.31) 0.2% (14/7063) (CI: 0.10 – 0.30) 0.3% (27/7877) (CI: 0.21 – 0.47) 0.3% (35/10445) (CI: -0.10 – 1.62) 0.6% (70/11,029) (CI: 0.48 – 0.78)
  1. *Includes other high-risk populations (as defined by surveillance report) such as female CSWs, Truckers, Rickshaw pullers, Dock workers
  2. **95% Confidence Intervals are provided