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Table 4 Urethral gonorrhea positivity in men who have sex with men (MSM) attending MSHC 2002-2009

From: Trends in chlamydia and gonorrhea positivity among heterosexual men and men who have sex with men attending a large urban sexual health service in Australia, 2002-2009

Year Number testeda Number positive (%)
2002 632 19 (3.00)
2003 1104 84 (7.61)
2004 909 43 (4.73)
2005 931 32 (3.44)
2006 1007 46 (4.57)
2007 1055 21 (1.99)
2008 1286 28 (2.18)
2009 687 10 (1.46)
OR (95% CI)*   0.83 (0.78, 0.88)
p-value   p < 0.01
  1. a Number tested includes all MSM who were tested for gonorrhea at any site
  2. NB: For 2002 and 2009, MSHC data are only available for a 6 month time period July-Dec 2002 and Jan-June 2009. OR = odds ratio, CI = confidence interval.
  3. *Odds ratio for the association of gonorrhea positivity with year