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Table 2 Awareness of HIV transmission risks, gender of sexual partners, and condom use among men who have sex with men by city

From: Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) among men who have sex with men: results of the first integrated biological and behavioral survey in Burkina Faso, West Africa

Variables Ouagadougou Bobo-Dioulasso
n (RDS-unadjusted %) RDS-adjusted % (95% CI) n (RDS-unadjusted %) RDS-adjusted % (95% CI)
Knowledge of the type of sex with the highest risk of HIV acquisition
 Vaginal sex is higher risk 124 (37.5) 41.7 (36.4–47.2) 80 (24.5) 27.2 (22.4–32.5)
 Anal sex is higher risk 39 (11.7) 7.6 (5.6–10.3) 74 (22.6) 25.0 (20.4–30.2)
 Oral sex is higher risk 15 (4.5) 4.0 (2.5–6.5) 9 (2.8) 1.4 (0.7–2.8)
 Vaginal, anal and oral sex have similar risk 151 (45.4) 46.7 (41.4–52.1) 161 (49.2) 46.4 (41.0–51.9)
 Don’t know 4 (1.2) 1.1 (0.4–2.9) 3 (0.9) 0.9 (0.3–2.9)
 Total 333   327  
Knowledge of the type of anal sex with the highest risk of HIV acquisition
 Receptive anal sex is higher risk 57 (17.3) 15.2 (11.8–19.2) 41 (12.5) 16.1 (12.1–21.1)
 Insertive anal sex is higher risk 40 (12.1) 12.0 (8.9–16.0) 34 (10.4) 16.0 (11.7–21.4)
 Receptive and insertive anal intercourse have similar risk 228 (69.1) 72.8 (67.9–77.3) 222 (67.7) 67.9 (61.9–73.4)
 Don’t know 5 (1.5) 1.5 (0.6–3.6) 31 (9.5) 9.6 (6.8–13.4)
 Total 330   328  
Concurrent sexual partners during the last 12 months
Male and female sexual partners
 No 181 (54.5)   175 (53.7)  
 Yes 151 (45.5) 45.4 (40.1–50.7) 151 (46.3) 51.8 (46.3–57.2)
 Total 332   326  
At least 2 male sexual partners
 No 103 (31.0)   129 (39.6)  
 Yes 229 (69.0) 69.3 (64.2–74.0) 197 (60.4) 56.3 (50.8–61.7)
 Total 332   326  
At least 2 female sexual partners
 No 221 (66.8)   259 (79.5)  
Yes 110 (33.2) 35.4 (30.4–40.8) 67 (20.6) 24.2 (19.6–29.5)
Total 331   326  
Condom use during the last sexual intercourse
With a regular male sexual partner
 No 54 (18.1)   82 (28.7)  
 Yes 244 (81.9) 79.9 (74.9–84.1) 204 (71.3) 72.5 (67.1–77.3)
 Total 298   286  
With a casual male sexual partner
 No 34 (13.0) 85.5 (80.5–89.4) 33 (14.7) 74.5 (66.8–80.9)
 Yes 228 (87.0)   191 (85.3)  
 Total 262   224  
With a regular female sexual partner
 No 34 (23.0)   27 (20.6)  
 Yes 114 (77.0) 83.3 (77.4–87.9) 104 (79.4) 86.3 (80.5–90.7)
 Total 148   131  
With a casual female sexual partner
 No 13 (9.2)   11 (10.9)  
 Yes 128 (90.8) 94.9 (91.4–97.0) 90 (89.1) 89.6 (82.0–94.2)
 Total 141   101  
Consistent use of condoms
With a regular male sexual partner
 No 143 (48.0)   137 (48.4)  
 Yes 155 (52.0) 58.0 (50.2–61.2) 146 (51.6) 57.4 (51.6–63.0)
 Total 298   283  
With a casual male sexual partner
 No 79 (30.0)   86 (38.9)  
 Yes 184 (70.0) 68.0 (62.1–73.4) 135 (61.1) 56.1 (49.4–62.7)
 Total 263   221  
With a regular female sexual partner
 No 74 (50.0)   47 (36.2)  
 Yes 74 (50.0) 56.9 (48.9–64.6) 83 (63.8) 68.1 (59.7–75.4)
 Total 148   130  
With a casual female sexual partner
 No 34 (24.1)   27 (26.5)  
 Yes 107 (75.9) 68.5 (59.9–76.1) 75 (73.5) 73.5 (64.0–81.3)
Total 141   102  
Ever experienced condom breakage during the last 12 months
 No 231 (70.4) 70.8 (65.6–75.5) 221 (67.6) 68.0 (62.7–72.8)
 Yes 97 (29.6) 29.2 (24.5–34.4) 106 (32.4) 32.0 (27.2–37.3)
 Total 328   327