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Table 1 Participants characteristics (n = 647)

From: Spatial distribution and cluster analysis of sexual risk behaviors reported by young men in Kisumu, Kenya

  n %
Demographic characteristics   
Age group   
   18-20 337 52
   21-24 310 48
Trial randomization group   
   Circumcision 325 50
   Control 322 50
Marital status   
   Single 616 95
   Married or cohabitating 29 5
   Missing 2 0
Employment   
   Salaried employee 72 11
   Self-employed 189 29
   No income 384 60
   Missing 2 0
Education   
   Primary 181 28
   Any secondary 395 61
   Post-secondary 71 11
Sexual behaviors
Sex the same day met a partner   
   Yes 207 32
   No 438 68
   Missing 2 0
In past 6 months, paid money for sex a   
   Yes 46 8
   No 530 92
   Missing 2 0
In past 6 months, exchanged gifts for sex a   
   Yes 52 9
   No 524 91
   Missing 2 0
Condom use in the past 6 months a   
   Once or more 424 73
   Never 152 26
   Missing 2 0
Condom use in the past 6 months a   
   More than half the time 213 37
   Less than half the time 363 63
   Missing 2 0
Condom use last time had sex   
   Yes 339 53
   No 306 47
   Missing 2 0
Had alcohol last time had sex   
   Yes 70 11
   No 575 89
   Missing 2 0
Ever had anal sex with a woman   
   Yes 24 4
   No 621 96
   Missing 2 0
Preference for dry vs. wet sex   
   Prefer dry sex 284 44
   Prefer wet sex 242 37
   No preference 74 11
   Don't know 40 6
   Refuse to answer 4 1
   Missing 2 0
Number of partners last 12 months   
   One 223 34
   Two 182 28
   Three or more 235 36
   Missing 7 1
Age at sexual debut   
   <15 years of age 209 32
   ≥ 15 years of age 349 54
   Missing 25 4
Sexually transmitted infections (STI) at baseline
HSV2   
   Yes 159 25
   No 464 72
   Missing 24 4
Syphilis   
   Yes 6 1
   No 622 96
   Missing 19 3
Trichomonas vaginalis   
   Yes 6 1
   No 631 98
   Missing 10 1
Neisseria gonorrhoeae   
   Yes 11 2
   No 625 96
   Missing 11 2
Chlamydia trachomatis   
   Yes 28 4
   No 607 94
   Missing 12 2
Any STI at baseline   
   Yes 186 29
   No 433 67
   Missing 28 4
Sexual dysfunction for 2 or more weeks in the past six months a
Lack of interest in sex   
   Yes 124 21
   No 451 78
   Missing 3 1
Inability to come to a climax   
   Yes 7 1
   No 568 98
   Missing 3 1
Came to a climax too quickly   
   Yes 50 9
   No 523 90
   Missing 5 1
Pain during intercourse   
   Yes 22 4
   No 553 96
   Missing 3 1
Sex not pleasurable   
   Yes 27 5
   No 548 95
   Missing 3 1
Trouble achieving/maintaining erection   
   Yes 23 4
   No 552 96
   Missing 3 1
Any dysfunction in the past 6 months   
   Yes 160 28
   No 415 72
   Missing 3 1
  1. aExcludes 69 participants who were not sexually active in the last 6 months (N = 578)