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Table 1 Participant sociodemographics among MSM in China (n = 803)

From: No Place Like Home? Disentangling Preferences for HIV Testing Locations and Services Among Men Who Have Sex with Men in China

  Code Total
n (%)
Among those who ever received an HIV test (%) Among those who never received an HIV test (%) p value
Age (years)
 1st quantile < 21 1 187 (23) (18) (34) < 0.0001
 2nd quantile 21–23 2 191 (24) (25) (21)
 3rd quantile 24–28 3 199 (25) (25) (24)
 4th quantile > 28 4 226 (28) (31) (21)
Educational attainment
 Elementary/middle 1 137 (17) (15) (21) 0.02
 High school 2 287 (36) (36) (36)
 Vocational college 3 129 (16) (15) (19)
 Four-year college and above 4 250 (31) (34) (25)
Urban residency status
 Official urban resident 1 421 (52) (55) (48) 0.08
 Rural resident 0 382 (48) (45) (52)
Current marital status
 Single 1 689 (86) (84) (90) < 0.01
 Married 2 77 (10) (10) (9)
 Separated/divorced/widowed 3 37 (5) (6) (1)
Sexual orientation
 Gay 1 623 (78) (80) (73) 0.10
 Heterosexual 0 144 (18) (16) (23)
 Bisexual 0 8 (1) (1) (1)
 Unsure 0 28 (3) (4) (3)
Income, USD/month
 < 217 1 177 (22) (19) (28) < 0.01
 217–433 2 246 (31) (31) (30)
 434–724 3 235 (29) (29) (30)
 725–1159 4 89 (11) (13) (8)
  > 1159 4 56 (7) (8) (4)
 n   803 550 253