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Table 5 The main source of information regarding STI

From: Care seeking behaviour and barriers to accessing services for sexually transmitted infections among female sex workers in Laos: a cross-sectional study

  Sought treatment for RTI/STI    
Main source of information* Yes   No   Total
  n = 238 % n = 115 % n = 407 %
   Peer educator 151 63.4 43 37.4 194 43.7
   Fellow friends 79 33.2 58 50.4 137 33.7
   Pimp 63 26.5 41 35.7 104 25.6
   HCP during the visit 95 39.9 11 9.6 4.3 106 26.0
   Boy friends 13 5.5 0.8 5 4.3 18 4.4
   TV 2 0 5 0.9 7 1.7
   Radio 0   1   1 0.2
  1. *Multiple responses were allowed; the sums of responses are therefore greater than 100%