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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of tested population (overall and stratified by type of setting)

From: HIV rapid testing in community and outreach sites: results of a nationwide demonstration project in Italy

  Tested population NGO facilities Services for migrants DU services
  N = 2949 (%) N = 1597 (%) N = 928 (%) N = 424 (%)
Median age (IQR) 33 years (26–43) 31 years (25–41) 37 years (29–47) 35 years (28–44)
Gender
 Men 1934 (65.6) 1123 (70.3) 531 (57.2) 280 (66. 0)
 Women 973 (33) 445 (27.9) 391 (42.1) 137 (32.3)
 Transgender 32 (1.1) 23 (1.5) 4 (0.4) 5 (1.2)
 Unknown 10 (0.3) 6 (0.4) 2 (0.2) 2 (0.5)
Origin
 Italian 1782 (60.4) 1432 (89.7) 86 (9.3) 264 (62.3)
 Foreigners 1167 (39.6) 165 (10.3) 842 (90.7) 160 (37.7)
Education (yy)
  ≤ 8 684 (23.2) 167 (10.5) 340 (36.6) 177 (41.7)
  > 8 2249 (76.3) 1421 (88.9) 583 (62.8) 245 (57.8)
 Unknown 16 (0.5) 9 (0.6) 5 (0.6) 2 (0.5)
Occupation
 Employed 1478 (50.1) 939 (58.8) 413 (44.5) 126 (29.7)
 Occasional employed 485 (16.4) 426 (26.7) 37 (4) 22 (5.2)
 Unemployed 968 (32.8) 223 (14) 472 (50.9) 273 (64.4)
 Unknown 18 (0.6) 9 (0.6) 6 (0.6) 3 (0.7)
Marital status
 Never married 1895 (64.3) 1283 (80.3) 374 (40.3) 238 (56.1)
 Married/Cohabiting 694 (23.5) 206 (12.9) 378 (40.7) 110 (25.9)
 Married before 305 (10.3) 78 (4.9) 156 (16.8) 71 (16.7)
 Unknown 55 (1.9) 30 (1.9) 20 (2.2) 5 (1.2)
Previous HIV test
 No 1334 (45.2) 565 (35.4) 613 (66.1) 156 (36.8)
 Yes 1545 (52.4) 1016 (63.3) 283 (30.5) 246 (58.0)
 Unknown 70 (2.4) 16 (1.0) 32 (3.4) 22 (5.2)
Previous STIa
 No 2406 (81.6) 1289 (80.7) 777 (83.7) 431 (80.4)
 Yes 392 (13.3) 257 (16.1) 90 (9.7) 45 (10.6)
 Unknown 151 (5.1) 52 (3.3) 61 (6.6) 38 (9.0)
  1. IQR interquartile range, NGO nongovernmental organization, DU drug users, STI sexually transmitted infection
  2. ain previous 12 months