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Table 4 Responses from individuals socializing at places where people meet new sex partners

From: Lost opportunities in HIV prevention: programmes miss places where exposures are highest

   Males Females
   Lusaka Livingstone Lusaka Livingstone
   % N* % N* % N* % N*
Came to meet a sexual partner 53 229 51 413 8 61 66 138
Ever met a sexual partner here 68 358 63 508 60 62 85 149
Used a condom the last time had sex with a partner from this venue 85 234 64 315 81 37 52 126
Any new sexual partner last 4 weeks 76 354 78 500 70 62 87 149
Used a condom the last time had sex with one of these new partners 86 265 61 386 88 43 55 129
How often used condom with new partners during the previous 4 weeks Always 77 258 44 378 77 43 34 125
  Sometimes 22   44   23   58  
  Never 1   13   0   8  
Have brought a condom 45 356 36 503 5 61 46 151
Condom shown if claimed to have brought 93 150 94 179 25 4 83 69
Condom shown (out of all) 39 366 33 517 2 65 37 154
Self-perceived risk of HIV None 35 350 33 505 23 61 37 151
  Moderate 45   36   34   36  
  High 12   20   25   15  
  Very high 7   10   18   12  
Discussed with anyone in the last 6 months how to prevent becoming HIV infected 86 273 83 498 85 54 65 150
If yes, with whom? Parents 8 235 2 413 2 46 3 97
  Grandparents 4   2   13   4  
  Brothers/sisters/cousin 38   15   15   20  
  Spouse 39   42   50   27  
  Friends 94   80   94   92  
  Peer educators 11   19   9   16  
  Health personnel 18   29   24   22  
Have received money in exchange for sex in the past 3 months (women) -   -   50 62 87 150
Used a condom last time received money in exchange for sex (women) -   -   85 27 54 127
Given money or gifts in exchange for sex in the past 3 months (men) 74 356 81 499 -   -  
Used a condom last time paid for sex (men) 92 264 69 405 -   -  
Had sex with man during the past 4 weeks (men) 0 348 0 494 -   -  
  1. N varies because of missing responses to some questions.
  2. *Individuals socializing at venues