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Table 2 Inconsistent condom use in the past week among YSW by age group and program contact in Mombasa, Kenya (2015)

From: Low program access despite high burden of sexual, structural, and reproductive health vulnerabilities among young women who sell sex in Mombasa, Kenya

 Inconsistent condom use in previous week, by partner typea
Overall populationAge groupProgram contactb
Sexual engagement in previous week, by partner type  14–18,
N = 117
19–24,
N = 291
 No, N = 352Yes, N = 56 
 n/N% (95% CI)% (95% CI)% (95% CI)p-value% (95% CI)% (95% CI)p-value
With paying partner (N = 291)86/29129.6 (24.3–34.8)32.5 (22.2–42.8)28.4 (22.3–34.5)0.5629.8 (24.1–35.5)28.3 (15.2–41.3)0.97
With non- paying partner (N = 206)115/20655.8 (49.0–62.6)57.7 (44.3–71.1)55.2 (47.3–63.0)0.8756.0 (48.6–63.4)54.8 (37.3–72.4)1.00
With any partnerc (N = 338)160/33847.3 (42.0–52.7)47.2 (36.8–57.6)47.4 (41.2–53.6)1.0047.7 (42.0–53.5)45.1 (31.4–58.8)0.84
  1. YSW young women who sell sex, age 14–24 years
  2. aInconsistent condom use defined as at least one encounter (vaginal and/or anal sex) without a condom with any partner of a given type in the previous week
  3. b Program contact defined as ever contacted by peers of a non-governmental organization /community-based organization
  4. cDefined as inconsistent condom use during vaginal and/or anal sex with > = 1 sexual partner in the previous week