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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of newly diagnosed HIV-infected patients

From: The importance of registration of sexual orientation and recognition of indicator conditions for an adequate HIV risk-assessment

Total Number Percent
  111  
Age at diagnosis, years
 18–29 24 21.6
 30–49 56 50.5
  ≥ 50 31 27.9
Gender and sexual orientation
 MSM 67 60.4
 Female 18 16.2
 Heterosexual male 26 23.4
Originates from an HIV endemic countrya
 Yes 35 31.5
 No 76 68.5
Level of urbanization
 Highly urbanized 66 64.7
 Urbanized 22 21.6
 Moderately urbanized 7 6.9
 Less urbanized 5 4.9
 Rural 2 2.0
 Missing 9  
Socioeconomic status
 Very wealthy 4 4.0
 Wealthy 28 27.8
 Average 27 26.7
 Less favoured 18 17.8
 Deprived 24 23.8
 Missing 10  
  1. aPatients born in the Caribbean, Sub-Saharan Africa, South or Southeast Asia, Latin/South America, North Africa, Middle East or Eastern Europe