Table 4

HIV-1 and syphilis infection

Males, No (%)Females, No (%)Total (p value)
HIV-1 seropositive/tested
Total12/2035.943/17524.655 (p<0.0001)
Adolescents0/4508/5315.18 (p=0.007)
Young adults12/1587.635/12228.747 (p<0.0001)
Early coitarche4/626.513/4330.217 (p=0.002)
1 lifetime partner0/805/3613.95
2–55/925.428/11025.533 (p<0.0001)
>57/1007.09/2240.916 (p=0.0002)
Syphilis seropositive/tested
Total11/2135.27/1853.818 (NS)
Adolescents4/488.34/537.68
Young adults7/1654.23/1322.310
Early coitarche6/639.53/446.89
1 lifetime partner1/911.11/372.72
2–55/975.23/1162.68
>55/1044.83/2412.58 (NS)