Table 1

Reason for meeting the most recent internet-partner and chlamydia infection prevalence among those reporting internet-partners (ever)

 GirlsBoys
% (95% CI)CT+ (95% CI)nCT, D% (95% CI)CT+ (95% CI)nCT, D
Reporting internet-partners13, 16912, 146
Reason for meeting the most recent internet-partner
 To start a romantic relationship63.9 (56.2 to 71.1)4.6 (1.5 to 10.5)5, 10837.0 (29.2 to 45.3)3.7 (0.5 to 12.7)2, 54
 To have sex36.1 (28.9 to 43.8)13.1 (5.8 to 24.2)8, 6163.0 (54.6 to 70.8)10.9 (5.3 to 19.1)10, 92
  • %, column percentage for ‘reason for meeting the most recent internet-partner’; CT+, chlamydia infection prevalence; D, denominators; nCT, number of chlamydia cases.