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Table 2 Distribution of all respondents by sexual behaviour and practices (N = 488)

From: Sexual practices, sexual behavior and HIV risk profile of key populations in Nigeria

Variables Female Sex Worker (FSW)
n = 188
Men who have Sex with Men (MSM)
n = 145
Person Who Inject Drugs (PWID)
n = 155
TOTAL
N = 488
P values
N % N % N % N %
Forms of sexual intercoursea
 Vaginal 187 99.5 75 51.7 150 96.8 412 84.4 < 0.001
 Anal 111 59.0 143 98.6 138 89.0 392 80.3 < 0.001
 Oral 38 20.2 41 28.3 39 25.2 118 24.2 0.20
Age of first sexual intercourse
 0-9 years 1 0.5 3 2.1 8 5.2 12 2.5 0.16
 10–19 years 138 73.4 103 71.5 107 69.0 348 71.9
 20-29 years 24 13.0 24 16.7 24 15.5 72 14.9
 30 years and above 1 0.5 1 0.7 0 0.0 2 0.4
 Cannot remember 21 11.2 13 9.0 16 10.3 50 10.2
History of use of condom during sexual intercourse
 Ever used condom 186 98.9 140 96.6 148 95.5 474 97.1 0.08
 Always used condom during sex in the last 30 days 181 92.3 127 87.6 106 68.4 414 84.8 < 0.001
bAlways used condom with sex partner during anal sex in the last 12 months 65 34.6 131 90.3 39 25.2 235 48.1 < 0.001
 Used lubricant with condom during sex in the last 1 month 141 75.0 112 77.2 43 27.7 296 60.7 < 0.001
 Challenges with finding and buying lubricants 67 35.6 39 26.9 43 27.7 149 30.5 0.29
Action when sexual partner refuses to use a condom
 Allow him or her to have sex 20 10.6 29 20.0 48 30.9 97 19.8 < 0.001
 Refuse to have sex 141 75.0 75 51.7 76 49.0 292 59.8
  1. aMultiple response
  2. bDenominator is number of respondents who reported anal sex