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Table 3 Factors associated with the use of new types of drugs in the past 3 months among men who have sex with men in Hangzhou, China (N = 555)

From: New types of drug use and risks of drug use among men who have sex with men: a cross-sectional study in Hangzhou, China

Variables Number of new types of drug %(n/N) Univariate OR(95%CI) Multivariate AOR(95%CI)
Education
 Junior high school and below 8.7(13/149) 1.00 1.00
 High school and junior college 17.8(26/146) 2.27(1.12–4.61) 3.31(1.47–7.45)
 College 23.8(62/260) 3.28(1.73–6.19) 4.45(2.12–9.37)
Sexual partners in past 3 months
 1 14.4(26/181) 1.00 1.00
 ≥2 20.1(75/374) 1.50(0.92–2.43) 1.76(1.02–3.05)
Alcohol use before sexual in the past 3 months
 No 14.8(78/528) 1.00 1.00
 Yes 85.2(23/27) 33.17(11.17–98.53) 33.44(10.80–103.50)
Seeing friends using new types of drug
 Yes 34.7(25/72) 4.50(2.62–7.70) 2.58(1.40–4.78)
 No 15.7(76/483) 1.00 1.00