Skip to main content

Table 3 Factors and risk behaviors associated with interests in using oral PrEP (N = 979) and injectable PrEP (N = 976) compared to those are not interested among Chinese MSM, 2017

From: Prepared for PrEP: preferences for HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis among Chinese men who have sex with men in an online national survey

 Oral PrEPInjectable PrEP
OR (95%CIf)aORa (95%CIf)OR (95%CIf)aORa (95%CIf)
Disclosed to medical provider
 NoRefRefRefRef
 Yes1.12 (0.83, 1.51)1.22 (0.90, 1.65)1.10 (0.77, 1.58)1.19 (0.83, 1.72)
Ever heard about PrEP
 NoRefRefRefRef
 Yes1.61 (1.05, 2.45)*1.57 (1.02, 2.41)*1.30 (0.79, 2.13)1.26 (0.76, 2.08)
Partner seeking onlineb
 NoRefRefRefRef
 Yes1.68 (1.21, 2.33)*1.64 (1.18, 2.29)*2.12 (1.45, 3.11)*2.10 (1.43, 3.08)*
Multiple male sexual partnersc
 NoRefRefRefRef
 Yes1.69 (1.22, 2.35)*1.81 (1.30, 2.52)*1.66 (1.11, 2.47)*1.76 (1.18, 2.63)*
Condomless sexc
 NoRefRefRefRef
 Yes1.21 (0.90, 1.62)1.23 (0.91, 1.66)0.98 (0.69, 1.40)0.99 (0.69, 1.43)
Role during anal sexc
 BothRefRefRefRef
 Insertive0.74 (0.51, 1.08)0.75 (0.51, 1.10)0.63 (0.40, 0.98)*0.64 (0.40, 1.00)
 Receptive0.89 (0.62, 1.27)0.81 (0.56, 1.17)0.72 (0.47, 1.10)0.66 (0.42, 1.02)
Multiple HIV testsb, d
 NoRefRefRefRef
 Yes1.39 (1.02, 1.90)*1.45 (1.06, 1.98)*1.86 (1.26, 2.76)*1.94 (1.31, 2.88)*
Community engagement in sexual healthe
 NoRefRefRefRef
 Minimal2.28 (1.25, 4.14)*2.18 (1.19, 3.98)*3.27 (1.52, 7.05)*3.16 (1.46, 6.83)*
 Moderate2.21 (1.44, 4.14)*2.20 (1.42, 3.41)*2.77 (1.67, 4.57)*2.77 (1.67, 4.60)*
 Substantial2.56 (1.61, 4.07)*2.67 (1.68, 4.27)*2.17 (1.29, 3.63)*2.25 (1.34, 3.79)*
  1. Logistic regressions use people who were not interested in using oral/injectable PrEP as reference level, do not include people who reported not sure or do not know whether they were interested in using oral or injectable PrEP. Bold refers to associations that have a 95% CI that does not include 1
  2. aAdjusted variables included age, education, and annual income
  3. bin the last 12 months
  4. cin the last 3 months
  5. dtwo or more HIV tests
  6. eN = 950
  7. fConfidence interval
  8. *p < 0.05