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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of key populations in Togo in 2017 (N = 2158)

From: Low prevalence of syphilis infection among key populations in Togo in 2017: a national cross-sectional survey

  MSM
(n = 678)
n (%)
FSW
(n = 1003)
n (%)
DU
(n = 477)
n (%)
Total
(N = 2158)
n (%)
Age (years)
 Mean ± standard deviation 24.1 ± 5.6 28.4 ± 9.1 31.2 ± 10.2 27.6 ± 8.8
Sex
 Female 1003 (100.0) 30 (6.3) 1003 (47.9)
 Male 678 (100.0) 447 (93.7) 1125 (52.1)
Marital status
 Married 43 (6.3) 139 (13.9) 160 (33.5) 342 (15.8)
 Not married 634 (93.5) 813 (81.1) 316 (66.3) 1763 (81.7)
 MD 1 (0.2) 51 (5.0) 1 (0.2) 53 (2.45)
Education level
 No education 5 (0.7) 172 (17.2) 27 (5.7) 204 (9.5)
 Primary school 56 (8.3) 287 (28.6) 143 (30.0) 486 (22.5)
 Secondary school 375 (55.3) 494 (49.3) 285 (59.7) 1154 (53.5)
 University 242 (35.7) 50 (4.9) 22 (4.6) 314 (14.5)
City
 Lomé (capital city) 466 (68.7) 571 (56.9) 240 (49.7) 1277 (59.2)
 Other cities 212 (31.3) 432 (43.1) 237 (50.3) 881 (40.8)
HIV status
 HIV negative 529 (78.0) 871 (86.8) 460 (96.4) 1860 (86.2)
 HIV positive 149 (22.0) 132 (13.2) 17 (3.6) 298 (13.8)
  1. MD = Missing data, DU: Drugs users, FSW: Female sex workers, MSM: Men who have sex with men