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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the respondents (N = 390)

From: HIV sexual risk behaviors and perception of risk among college students: implications for planning interventions

Categories n %
Age   
< 20 Years 114 29.3
20-29 Years 182 46.7
30 Years and Above 50 12.8
No Response 44 11.3
Gender   
Female 269 69.0
Male 118 30.3
No response 3 0.8
Race/Ethnicity   
White 26 6.7
African American 313 80.3
Hispanic or Latino 29 7.4
Others 22 5.7
Sexually experienced   
Yes 339 86.9
No 51 13.1
Marital status   
Never been married 324 83.1
Married 26 6.7
Separated 7 1.8
Divorced 21 5.4
Widowed 11 2.8
No response 1 0.3
Relationship preferences   
Male Respondent with Male Partners 33 8.5
Male Respondents with Female Partners 57 14.6
Female Respondent with Male Partners 164 42.1
Female Respondents with Female Partners 38 9.7
No Response 98 25.1
Member of a social fraternity or sorority   
Yes 36 9.2
No 352 90.3
No response 1 0.3
Enrollment status   
Full-time 341 87.4
Part-time 49 12.6
Current residence   
University residence hall (dormitory) 69 17.7
Fraternity or sorority house 14 3.6
Other university housing 4 1.0
Off-campus house or apartment 165 42.3
Parent/guardian's home 125 32.1
Other 13 3.3