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Table 1 Descriptive statistics of study participants (sample size, n = 609, except otherwise stated)

From: The role of venues in structuring HIV, sexually transmitted infections, and risk networks among men who have sex with men

Variable Median or value
Age (years) (n = 607) 31 (range 19–78)
Annual income (US$) (n = 597)
  < 10,000 23.6%
 10,000–25,000 9.5%
 25,000–50,000 28.1%
 50,000–100,000 28.1%
 More than 100,000 10.6%
Completed college (n = 608) 49.7%
White ethnicity 55.3%
Reported number of lifetime male sexual partners (n = 593) 30 (range 1–10,000)
Ever had sex with women (n = 593) 61.4%
Self-reported HIV+ 12.6%
Self-reported past STI 34.6%
Used methamphetamine in last 12 months 7.2%
Met sexual partners at the venue 38.8%
Number of HIV+ individuals known (n = 606)
 0 24.5%
 1 18.3%
 2–5 38.9%
 6–10 8.1%
 11 or more 10.0%
Number of individuals known who have used methamphetamine (n = 603)
 0 58.7%
 1 14.6%
 2–5 19.1%
 6–10 4.5%
 11 or more 3.2%
Number of other venues (from 14) ever attended
 0 52.3%
 1 5.9%
 2–5 20.4%
 6–10 17.2%
 11–13 4.1%