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Table 2 Distribution of sample female sex workers' self-reported illness in the past 12 months prior to the study (in 2006)

From: Utilisation of sexual health services by female sex workers in Nepal

Types of general health problems experienced N (N = 380) (%)
STIs symptoms 117 (30.8)
Fever 107 (28.2)
Back-ache 93 (24.5)
Headache 63 (16.6)
General cold 52 (13.7)
Diarrhoea 3 (0.8)
Others 9 (2.3)
  1. Percentage total exceeds 100 due to multiple responses