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Table 1 Information related to the history of drug use in truck and bus drivers

From: Prevalence of HIV infection and high-risk behaviors in truck and bus drivers in Kurdistan province

Variable Frequency (%)
Drug use history
 Yes 92 (15.3)
 No 509 (84.7)
Type of drug use
 Opium 75 (81.5)
 Methamphetamine 9 (9.8)
 Heroin 3 (3.3)
 Methadone 1 (1.1)
 Combination of several types of drugs 2 (2.2)
 Other (cannabis, tramadol) 2 (2.2)
Location of drug use for the first time
 Friend’s house 42 (45.7)
 Private house 27 (29.3)
 During driving 13 (14.1)
 Prison 2 (2.2)
 Other 8 (8.7)
Way of drug use for the first time
 Inhalation 76 (82.6)
 Oral 11 (12.0)
 Injection 1 (1.1)
 Other 4 (4.3)
Current drug use  
 Yes 40 (43.5)
 No 52 (56.5)