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Table 1 General characteristics of young people attending youth reproductive health clinic

From: Patterns of sexually transmitted infections in adolescents and youth in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Characteristic Category Males N (%) Females N (%)
   98(49.2) 101(50.8)
Age group 15–19 27 (27.5) 18 (17.8)
  20–24 71 (72.5) 83 (82.2)
Marital status Single 88(89.8) 64(63.4)
  Married 9(9.2) 32(31.7)
  Others 1(1.0) 1(4.0)
Sexual partners now none 0 1 (1.1)
  1 54 (64.8) 84 (88.4)
  2–4 25 (31.6) 10 (10.5)
Sexual partners last 6 months one 36 (40.0) 70 (73.7)
  2–4 52 (57.8) 25 (26.3)
  5–9 2 (2.2) 0
Sexual partners lifetime one 6 (6.4) 24 (24.0)
  2–4 33 (35.5) 60 (60.0)
  5–9 34 (36.6) 14 (14.0)
  10 or more 20 (21.5) 2 (2.0)