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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the participants in the qualitative study, Lagos, Nigeria, 2018

From: Young people’s preferences for HIV self-testing services in Nigeria: a qualitative analysis

  n %
Total 65 100.0
Age, years mean (SD) 21.2 (2.6)
Sex
 Male 28 43.1
 Female 37 56.9
Marital Status
 Single 61 93.8
 Married/Engaged 2 3.1
Ethnic Group
 Yoruba 39 60.0
 Igbo 17 26.2
 Others 8 12.3
Religion
 Christian 47 72.3
 Muslim 15 23.1
 Others 1 1.5
Highest Level of Education
 Primary 5 7.7
 Secondary 53 81.5
 Higher than secondary 3 4.6
Occupation
 Employed 2 3.1
 Self-employed 2 3.1
 Unemployed student 57 87.7
Ever Tested for HIV
 Yes 43 66.2
 No 17 26.2
Ever Heard of HIV Self-testing
 Yes 2 3.1
 No 63 96.9
  1. Note: Some frequencies do not add up to the total due to missing observations