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Table 3 Factors Associated with SOPV Attendance in the Last 3 Months

From: Sex-on-premise venues, associated risk behaviors, and attitudes toward venue-based HIV testing among men who have sex with men in Lima, Perú

 % of NPrevalence Ratio (95% CI)
 Overall
Prevalence (N = 389)
MET a partner
≥1X at SOPV (n = 165)
Had SEX
≥1X at SOPV (n = 236)
Demographic Characteristics
Age ≥ 30 years51%1.28 (1.05 – 1.55)1.11 (0.90 – 1.36)
Bisexual identifying19%0.93 (0.61 – 1.41)0.90 (0.59 – 1.36)
Monthly income ≥1500 Solesa52%1.21 (1.00 – 1.46)1.12 (0.91 – 1.36)
Lives with any family member77%1.03 (0.93 – 1.15)1.16 (1.03 – 1.30)
University education47%1.08 (0.87 – 1.33)1.05 (0.84 – 1.31)
Sexual Behaviors in Last 3 Months
≥ 3 sex partners54%2.00 (1.65 – 2.41)1.92 (1.52 – 2.43)
Met ≥1 partner online78%0.96 (0.86 – 1.07)1.13 (1.01 – 1.26)
Group sex36%2.12 (1.62 – 2.79)1.70 (1.25 – 2.31)
Transactional sex28%1.63 (1.19 – 2.24)2.45 (1.62 – 3.70)
Had “casual” partnerb55%1.42 (1.19 – 1.69)1.50 (1.21 – 1.84)
Condomless anal sexb45%1.18 (0.95 – 1.47)1.19 (0.94 – 1.50)
Substance use associated w/sex (any)44%1.64 (1.31 – 2.04)1.67 (1.29 – 2.18)
 Alcohol37%1.65 (1.27 – 2.14)1.69 (1.25 – 2.28)
 Marijuana17%1.73 (1.11 – 2.70)1.21 (0.76 – 1.93)
 Poppers12%2.90 (1.62 – 5.17)2.74 (1.36 – 5.50)
HIV Testing History
Ever had an HIV test85%1.09 (1.01 – 1.18)1.11 (1.02 – 1.22)
HIV positive26%1.36 (0.97 – 1.89)0.96 (0.69 – 1.35)
  1. Statistically significant associations (p < 0.05) denoted in bold; SOPV sex-on-premise venue; aExchange rate on 26 Nov 2018: 1 USD = 3.37 Peruvian Nuevo Soles [56]; bRefers to last or penultimate partner.