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Table 2 Socio-demographic characteristics of the respondents (N = 456)

From: Preference and uptake of different community-based HIV testing service delivery models among female sex workers along Malaba-Kampala highway, Uganda, 2017

Characteristic Frequency Percentage
Age
 18–24 102 22.4
 25–34 279 61.2
 35+ 75 16.4
Primary occupation
 Sex workers 453 99
 Hair dresser 3 1.0
Religion
 Christiansa 294 64.5
 Moslems 159 34.9
 Others 3 0.7
Education
 None 75 16.4
 Primary 219 48.0
 Secondary 156 34.2
 Post secondary 6 1.3
Marital status
 Single 120 26.3
 Married/ (cohabiting) 102 22.4
 Divorced/separated/widowed 234 51.3
Residence in relationship to the area of operation were a FSW was found and interviewed
 Permanent 327 71.7
 Temporary 48 10.5
 Mobile 81 17.8
Amount of money earned per day
 10,000/= to 20,000/= 90 19.7
 21,000/= to 30,000/= 234 51.3
 31,000/= to 40,000/= 48 10.5
 41,000/= to 50,000/= 57 12.5
 51,000/= to 60,000/= 15 3.3
 61,000/= and above 12 2.6
  1. a(Protestants, Catholics & Seventh Day Adventists)