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Table 1 Demographic and injection drug use characteristics

From: HIV risk behaviors among female IDUs in developing and transitional countries

     Age 12 or More Years Education Currently Married Any Sex with Clients Main Source of Income Legal Work
   Female N Male N Female Mean (SD) Male Mean (SD) Female % Male % Female % Male % Female % Male % Female % Male %
Africa Nairobi 14 92 28 (8) 29 (7) 7 25 0 23* 86 2* 21 67*
Asia Beijing 88 278 28 (6) 31 (7)* 26 10* 47 38 3 <1* 26 59*
  Hanoi 119 526 25 (5) 29 (7)* 20 24 11 29* 77 - 13 63*
Eastern Kharkiv 112 326 24 (5) 25 (6) 38 28* 35 28 7 <1* 59 64
Europe Minsk 91 309 23 (5) 24 (5)* 62 51 37 23* 3 1 36 57*
  St. Petersburg 103 297 23 (5) 24 (4) 45 45 34 24* 25 <1* 35 57*
South Bogota 49 188 23 (8) 23 (6) 20 22 29 13* 8 1* 12 27*
America Gran Rosario 68 261 29 (8) 28 (8) 18 10 48 34* 19 3* 43 43
  Rio de Janeiro 12 177 29 (10) 29 (10) 25 14 42 24 25 17 33 77*
  Santos 16 58 30 (7) 33 (9) 0 2 38 28 44 14* 31 72*
Africa Nairobi 14 92 5 (4) 6 (3) 57 27* 93 92 100 99 0 2
Asia Beijing 88 278 2 (2) 2 (3) 81 74 95 92 93 96 0 1
  Hanoi 119 526 2 (3) 3 (4)* 76 70 97 83* 94 95 - -
Eastern Kharkiv 112 326 5 (4) 6 (5) 46 35* 50 70* 9 21* 4 4
Europe Minsk 91 309 4 (3) 5 (4)* 53 46 57 59 79 86 10 8
  St. Petersburg 103 297 5 (5) 5 (4) 45 37 92 84* 94 92 2 4
South Bogota 49 188 4 (5) 5 (5) 63 60 4 2 14 22 14 51*
America Gran Rosario 68 261 11 (7) 10 (7) 13 22 15 15 1 2 97 93
  Rio de Janeiro 12 177 9 (9) 10 (9) 50 25 8 5 8 3 100 98
  Santos 16 58 9 (8) 12 (8) 19 12 44 19 6 3 100 100
  1. Notes: * p < .05