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Table 1 Respondent characteristics of PrEP clients (n = 24 respondents)

From: PrEP reminds me that I am the one to take responsibility of my life: a qualitative study exploring experiences of and attitudes towards pre-exposure prophylaxis use by women in Eswatini

Age, years N (%)
 18–20 7 (29)
 21–25 12 (50)
 26–30 3 (13)
 31–35 2 (8)
PrEP status
 Declined PrEP 5 (21)
 On PrEP < 1 month 9 (38)
 On PrEP > 1 month 1 (4)
 Discontinued PrEP 9 (38)
Relationship status
 Multiple partners 3 (13)
 Partner, living together 3 (13)
 Partner, not living together 17 (71)
 Single 1 (4)
Status of partner(s)
 Known HIV-serodiscordant relationship 6 (25)
 Non−/unknown HIV-serodiscordant relationship 18 (75)
Children
 No children 2 (8)
 Pregnant 3 (13)
 1 child 11 (46)
 2 or more children 8 (34)
Educational level
 Primary 6 (25)
 Secondary 14 (58)
 Tertiary 2 (8)
 Not specified 2 (8)
Employment status
 Employed 1 (4)
 Unemployed 16 (67)
 In school 7 (29)