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Table 1 Characteristics of the selected studies LOCATION: After line 2 of page 8

From: Comparison of the prevalence rates of HIV infection between men who have sex with men (MSM) and men in the general population in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis

AuthorCountryRegionNumber of MSM in the sampleNumber of men in the general populationSampling techniqueHIV test from biological samplesPrevalence of HIV among MSM (%)95% CI for MSMPrevalence of HIV among men in the general population according to DHS (%)95% CI for Men
Ekouevi D.KTOGOLome, Aneho, Sokode-Kara7583987simple randomYes19. 6[9]15.9–23.81. 7[10]1.2–2.2
Eduard J.KENYANairobi2852851simple randomYes24.5 6[11]7–344. 6[12]3.5–5.6
Sidibe A.SENEGALDakar, Thies, Mbour, Saint Louis4633184RDSYes21. 5[13]NR0. 5[14]0.2–0.7
Girault P.GHANAGreater Accra, Ashanti1663883RDSYes30. 3[15]18.0–43.41. 1[16]1.0–1.9
Mason K.GAMBIA 2073450RDSYes9. 8[17]NR1. 7[18]0.9–2.4
Park J.CAMEROONDouala, Yaounde5116981RDSYes33.4 6[19]NR2. 9[20]2.4–3.4
Hladik W.UGANDAKampala3008673RDSYes13. 7[21]7.9–20.16. 1[22]5.5–6.7
Wirtz A.MALAWIBlantyre, Lilongue3386493RDSYes15.8 4[23]7.2–17.68. 1[24]7.1–9.2
Lahterta M.MALIBamako5523503RDSYes13. 7[25]NR0. 8[26]0.5–1.2
Dahoma M.TANZANIAUnguba
Zanzibar
5096865RDSYes12. 3[27]8.7–16.34. 6[28]3.7–5.4
Kendall C.ANGOLALuanda7925144RDSYes3. 7[29]NR1. 9[30]1.3–2.4
Baral. S.SWAZILAND 3243763RDSYes17. 6[31]NR19. 7[32]17.9–21.5
Baral. S.NAMIBIAWindouk2183680RDSYes12.1 4[33]8.7–17.1410. 9[34]9.2–12.6
Baral. S.BOTSWANAGaborone1173763RDSYes19. 6[33]13.5–27.819. 7[35]17.9–21.5
Dahomah T.BURKINA FASOOuagadougou926314convenienceYes14. 5[36]NR0. 8[37]0.5–1.1
Stahlman S.LESOTHOMaseruMaputo5302646RDSYes32. 8[38]NR18. 6[39]16.5–20.8
Hessou S.BENINCotonou, Calavi, Porto Novo, Parakou3643889RDSYes7. 7[40]2.6–12.61[41]0.69–1.31
  1. 95% CI: 95% confidence interval