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Table 1 Characteristics of never-tested MSM in 2014 in China (n = 624)

From: MSM HIV testing following an online testing intervention in China

  Frequency %
Socio-demographics
Age
  > 19 years old 494 79%
  ≤ 19 (adolescent) years old 130 21%
Ethnicitya
 Non-Han (minority and non-Chinese) 46 7%
 Han 575 93%
Currently married 65 10%
Highest education level
 Diploma or above 449 72%
 High school or below 175 28%
Currently a student 300 48%
Annual income
  ≤ 9677USD 536 86%
  > 9677USD 88 14%
Residing area#
 City 543 87%
 Countryside 81 13%
Sex behaviour (past 12 months)
 Group sex 43 7%
 Sex for money 33 5%
History of sexually transmitted infections testing 68 11%
Pre-intervention HIV testing intention
 not to test in the next year 338 54%
 would test within the next year 286 46%
Post-intervention HIV testing intention
 not to test in the next year 236 38%
 would test within the next year 388 62%
Tested for HIV at follow-up
 No 399 64%
 Yes: 225 36%
Reported to be HIV positive among MSM self-reported HIV testing at follow-up 69 31%
  1. a3 missing values
  2. #residing area refers to the self-reported description on their current residential area, either city (urban area) or countryside (rural area)