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Table 1 Selected sociodemographic and sexual risk characteristics of women participating in the Young Women’s Health Study-2

From: Testing for amphetamine-type stimulant (ATS) use to ascertain validity of self-reported ATS use among young female sex workers in Cambodia

Characteristic n %
Age   
  16-18 11 5.5
  19-24 62 31.0
  25-29 127 63.5
Years of schooling (0-12 years)   
  No Education 48 24.0
  Primary (1-6 years) 114 57.0
  Secondary (≥ 7 years) 38 19.0
Marital status   
  Married/Living together 85 42.5
  Divorced/separated/widowed   
  Single 34 17.0
Years in transactional sex   
  ≤ 5 years 138 69.0
  6-10 years 53 26.5
  ≥ 10 years 9 4.5
Type of sex venue   
  Entertainment/other 147 73.5
  Brothels/freelance 53 26.5
Number of sex partners within last 30 days   
  ≤ 10 partners 150 75.0
  11-29 partners 48 24.0
  ≥ 30 partners 2 1.0