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Table 3 Comparison in HIV seroprevalences of visitors to public health centers by reason for HIV testing in Korea (2005).

From: Characteristics of HIV seroprevalence of visitors to public health centers under the national HIV surveillance system in Korea: cross sectional study

  General group HIV ISG HIV TRG STI risk group
  Individuals (%) HIV+ SP(95%CI) Individuals (%) HIV+ SP(95%CI) Individuals (%) HIV+ SP(95%CI) Individuals
(%)
HIV+ SP(95%CI)
Total 88116 32 3.6 (2.4–4.9) 39502 86 21.8 (17.2–26.4) 8144 10 12.3 (4.7–19.9) 144694 21 1.5 (0.8–2.1)
Gender             
   Female 48628 (55.2) 8 1.6 (0.5–2.8) 13055 (33.0) 6 4.6 (0.9–8.3) 2359 (29.1) 3 12.7 (0.0–27.1) 128645 (88.9) 8 0.6 (0.2–1.1)
   Male 39488 (44.8) 24 6.1 (3.6–8.5) 26447 (67.0) 80 30.2 (23.6–36.9) 5785 (70.9) 7 12.1 (3.1–21.1) 16049 (11.1) 13 8.1 (3.7–12.5)
Age group             
   <20 6518 (7.4) 0 0.0 3230 (8.2) 3 9.3 (0.0–19.8) 951 (11.7) 0 0.0 4888 (3.4) 1 2.0 (0.0–6.1)
   20–29 34290 (38.9) 12 3.5 (1.5–5.5) 14 673 (37.1) 15 10.2 (5.1–15.4) 1990 (24.4) 1 5.0 (0.0–14.9) 76440 (52.8) 7 0.9 (0.2–1.6)
   30–39 22165 (25.2) 10 4.5 ((1.7–7.3) 10302 (26.1) 39 37.9 (26.0–49.7) 1492 (18.3) 1 6.7 (0.0–19.8) 36764 (25.4) 6 1.6 (0.3–2.9)
   40–49 9275 (10.5) 9 9.7 (3.4–16.0) 5663 (14.3) 22 38.8 (22.6–55.1) 1380 (17.0) 6 43.5 (8.8–78.2) 21241 (14.7) 4 1.9 (0.0–3.7)
   50–59 7352 (8.3) 0 0.0 2872 (7.3) 4 13.9 (0.3–27.6) 832 (10.2) 1 12.0 (0.0–35.6) 4140 (2.9) 3 7.2 (0.0–15.4)
   60 ≤ 8516 (9.7) 1 1.2 (0.0–3.5) 2762 (7.0) 3 10.9 (0.0–23.1) 1499 (18.4) 1 6.7 (0.0–19.7) 1221 (0.8) 0 0.0
Nationality             
   Korean 80508 (91.4) 16 2.0 (1.0–3.0) 38710 (98.0) 86 22.2 (17.5–26.9) 8002 (98.3) 10 12.5 (4.8–20.2) 143277 (99.0) 19 1.3 (0.7–1.9)
   Foreigner 7608 (8.6) 16 21.0(10.7–31.3) 792 (2.0) 0 0.0 142 (1.7) 0 0.0 1417 (1.0) 2 14.1 (0.0–33.7)
Region             
   Metropolitan 42563 (48.3) 18 4.2 (2.3–6.2) 17691 (44.8) 53 30.0 (21.9–38.0) 3956 (48.6) 7 17.7 (4.6–30.8) 49080 (33.9) 9 1.8 (0.6–3.6)
   Small town or rural 45553 (51.7) 14 3.1 (1.5–4.7) 21811 (55.2) 33 15.1 (10.0–20.3) 4188 (51.4) 3 7.2 (0.0–15.3) 95614 (66.1) 12 1.3 (0.5–2.0)
  1. HIV TRG: HIV test recommend group. HIV ISG: HIV infection suspected group. STI: sexually transmitted infection
  2. Individuals: the number of HIV tested individuals, HIV+: the number of people living with HIV/ADIS, SP (HIV seroprevalence): the number of people living with HIV/AIDS per 10,000 individuals.
  3. CI: Confidence Interval