Table 1

Selected characteristics, from endline survey, of men who have sex with men enrolled in HIV self-test study in Kisumu, Kiambu and Mombasa counties, Kenya, 2020 (N=1031)

VariableTotal
Age group
 Median (IQR)24.0 (21.0–27.0)
 <21193 (18.7)
 21–24421 (40.8)
 25–29272 (26.4)
 30+145 (14.1)
County
 Kiambu307 (29.8)
 Kisumu388 (37.6)
 Mombasa336 (32.6)
Highest level of education
 Up to primary105 (10.2)
 Secondary464 (45.0)
 Post-secondary462 (44.8)
Places where male partners met
 Both physical and virtual sites705 (68.4)
 Physical sites125 (12.1)
 Virtual sites201 (19.5)
Sexual position preference
 Predominantly receptive (bottom)210 (20.4)
 Predominantly insertive (top)491 (47.6)
 Both receptive and insertive330 (32.0)
Received money/gift in exchange of sex with man (ever)
 No395 (38.3)
 Yes636 (61.7)
Condom use with last male sexual partner
 No348 (33.8)
 Yes683 (66.3)
HIV status
 Negative829 (80.4)
 Positive202 (19.6)