Table 1

Prevalence of STIs in WSW, stratified by history of sex with men

STI diagnosed (n = 708)CasesPrevalenceHistory of sex with men (n = 581)No history of sex with men (n = 127)
No%95% CINo%No%
Bacterial vaginosis22231.4(27.9 to 34.8)183(31.5)39(30.7)
Candida species13018.4(15.5 to 21.2)109(18.8)21(16.5)
Genital warts111.6(0.6 to 2.5)10(1.7)1(0.8)
Trichomoniasis91.3(0.4 to 2.1)8(1.4)1(0.8)
Genital herpes81.1(0.3 to 1.9)7(1.2)1(0.8)
Chlamydia trachomatis 40.6(0.0 to 1.1)4(0.7)0(0.0)
Gonorrhoea20.3(−0.1 to 0.7)2(0.3)0(0.0)
PID20.3(−0.1 to 0.7)2(0.3)0(0.0)
Pediculosis pubis0
Any current STI (excluding BV and candida)354.9(3.3 to 6.5)32(5.5)3(2.4) (p = 0.14)