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Table 1 Profile of the study population (n = 1029)

From: The spatial context of clinic-reported sexually transmitted infection in Hong Kong

Characteristics    no. Total (%)
Age (yrs)   Male female  
  < 25 146 86 232 (22.6)
  25 - 34 179 112 291 (28.3)
  35 - 44 120 94 214 (20.8)
  45 - 54 107 55 162 (15.7)
  55 - 64 53 9 62 (6.0)
  ≥ 65 47 21 68 (6.6)
  All 652 377 1029 (100)
    no. (%)
Male gender    652 (63.4)
Ethnicity (n = 1020) Chinese   975 (95.6)
  Asian non-Chinese   30 (2.9)
  White   13 (1.3)
  Black   2 (0.2)
Past history of STI (n = 1026) Yes   133 (13)
  No   896 (87)
District of residence Same   259 (25.2)
  Different   893 (74.8)
Microbiological/specific diagnosis* (n = 1028) Syphilis   42 (4.1)
  Gonorrhea   52 (5.1)
  NGU/NSGI   193 (18.8)
  Others   754 (73.3)
Clinical presentation* (630 symptomatic cases) Urethral discharge   144 (22.9)
  Dysuria   129 (20.5)
  Ulcer   64 (10.2)
  Growth   206 (32.9)
  Others   133 (24.9)
  1. *multiple diagnoses/presentations in some cases