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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of study participants

From: Intravaginal practices and microbicide acceptability in Papua New Guinea: implications for HIV prevention in a moderate-prevalence setting

  Women (n=16) Men (n=12)
Age
Age range (mean) 16–42 y (25 y) 17-54 y (30 y)
Marital status
Single 4 2
Married 10 9
Divorced 2 1
Current residence
Port Moresby (settlement area) 12 7
Port Moresby (non-settlement) 3 5
Reside outside Port Moresby - -
Province of origin / family origin
Central 2 1
Gulf 1 1
Milne Bay - 1
Oro - 1
Eastern Highlands 2 2
East New Britain 1 -
East Sepik 1 -
Simbu 5 2
Southern Highlands 1 4
Western Highlands 3 -
Occupation
Unemployed 14 8
Skilled employed - 2 (1 clerk; 1 teacher)
Unskilled employed - 2 (security guards)
Commercial sex worker 2 -