Skip to main content

Table 2 Prevalence of syphilis infection among key populations in Togo, 2017

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

  N n Prevalence
(%)
95% CI p value
Age (years)      0.001
  < 30 1474 3 0.2 [0.1–0.7]  
  ≥ 30 684 10 1.5 [0.7–2.8]  
Sex      0.035
 Male 1125 3 0.3 [0.1–0.9]  
 Female 1033 10 1.0 [0.5–1.8]  
City      0.014
 Lomé (capital city) 1277 12 0.9 [0.5–1.7]  
 Other cities 881 1 0.1 [0.0–0.7]  
Key populations      0.015
 MSM 678 0 0.0 [0.0–0.5]-  
 FSW 1003 8 0.8 [0.4–1.6]  
 DU 477 5 1.1 [0.4–2.6]  
HIV status      0.236
 HIV negative 1860 13 0.7 [0.4–1.2]  
 HIV positive 298 0 0.0 [0.0–1.2]  
  1. CI: Confidence interval
  2. DU: Drugs users, FSW: Female sex workers, MSM: Men who have sex with men