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Table 2 Proximate, biological determinants and health outcomesa among miners

From: Factors influencing risky sexual behaviour among Mozambican miners: a socio-epidemiological contribution for HIV prevention framework in Mozambique

  Number (430) Percentage
Proximate determinants
 Age at first sex (recode) < 18 194 45.1
19-24 194 45.1
≥ 25 42 9.8
 Total number of sexual partners(recode) One 208 48.7
2 142 33.3
3+ 77 18.0
 Condom use Never 290 68.9
Always/Sometimes 131 31.1
 Paid for sex last 12 No 407 96.2
Yes 16 3.8
 Use of alcohol and drugs before sex_ Never 343 81.5
Sometimes/Always 78 18.5
 Ever circumcised 0 143 33.3
1 287 66.7
Biological determinants
 Discharge in penis No 413 96.3
Yes 16 3.7
 Sore or ulcer in penis No 410 95.3
Yes 20 4.7
 Diagnosed STI No 411 95.6
Yes 19 4.4
 Diagnosed with TB No 406 94.4
Yes 24 5.6
Health outcome
 Result of ELISA 0 247 77.7
1 71 22.3
  1. aExcludes missing values for each factor