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Table 2 Multiple lifetime-partners (6+) by selected socio-demographic and sexual behaviour variables, adjusted odds ratios and their 95% confidence intervals (CI), sexually active men in Finland (18–25 years) and Estonia (19–25 years), 2005a

From: The socio-demographic patterning of sexual risk behaviour: a survey of young men in Finland and Estonia

   Finland   Estoniab   Estonia Rb
   n = 1313   n = 637   n = 239
  % OR 95% CI % OR 95% CI % OR 95% CI
Age c          
18 20 1.00        
19 24 1.25 (0.82 1.91) 19 1.00   29 1.00  
20–25 41 2.53 (1.68 3.83) 33 2.57 (1.41 4.69) 35 1.77 (0.71 4.39)
Education c          
University & High school 23 1.00   27 1.00   29 1.00  
Vocational 34 1.63 (1.23 2.14) 27 1.08 (0.70 1.66) 28 1.18 (0.56 2.50)
Comprehensive 43 2.16 (1.54 3.03) 44 2.66 (1.62 4.37) 51 3.33 (1.40 7.92)
Relationship status c, d          
Steady 27 1.00   31 1.00   30 1.00  
Non-steady 36 1.49 (1.16 1.91) 31 1.05 (0.69 1.59) 41 1.71 (0.88 3.32)
First sex < 15 years e          
No 22 1.00   27 1.00   28 1.00  
Yes 71 9.56 (6.73 13.59) 69 5.59 (2.89 10.81) 76 7.44 (2.70 20.49)
  1. a All sexually active respondents
  2. b Estonia = All Estonians including those with Russian ethnic origin, Estonia R = Only those with Russian ethnic origin
  3. c Adjusted for all variables except for first sex < 15 years
  4. d Relationship status = current relationship status
  5. e Adjusted for all variables