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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of participants

From: An exploratory assessment of the preference for eHealth interventions to prevent HIV and sexually transmitted infections among men who have sex with men in Hanoi, Vietnam

Demographic characteristics n %
Age group (years) 18–22 12 34.3
23–30 18 51.4
>  30 5 14.3
Education < High school 3 8.6
High school 14 40.0
> High school 18 51.4
Occupation Students 7 20.0
Freelancer 7 20.0
Business 6 17.1
White-collar 9 25.7
Artist 4 11.4
Other 2 5.7
Marital status Single 25 71.4
Living with spouse/partner (female) 1 2.9
Living with spouse/partner (male) 9 25.7
Peer-educatora Yes 10 28.6
No 25 71.4
Ever had a STI test Yes 30 85.7
No 5 14.3
Unknown 0 0.0
Experience of STIs No 22 62.9
Syphilis 3 8.6
Gonorrhea 2 5.7
Chlamydia 2 5.7
Trichomoniasis 0 0.0
Hepatitis B 0 0.0
Virus Herpes 4 11.4
Human papillomavirus 2 5.7
Do not remember 2 5.7
Do not want to answer 1 2.9
Ever had a HIV test Yes 31 88.6
No 4 11.4
HIV status Negative 26 74.3
Positive 5 14.3
Unknown 4 11.4
  1. a Peer-educator: members in the MSM community who support health behavioral changes among their peers