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Table 1 Sociodemographic and network characteristics of participants (N = 385)

From: Social network correlates of HIV risk-related behaviors among male migrants in China

Characteristic N (%)
Agea 31.56 (9.09)
Education
  ≤ High school 210 (54.55)
  > High school 175 (45.45)
Monthly income
  < 5000 yuan 207 (53.77)
  ≥ 5000 yuan 178 (46.23)
Employment
 Employed 227 (59.96)
 Self-employed or other 158 (41.04)
Marital status
 Married 228 (59.22)
 Unmarried 157 (40.78)
Steady sex partner
 Yes 299 (77.66)
 No 86 (22.34)
Networking frequency
  ≥ Twice per month 216 (56.10)
  < Twice per month 169 (43.90)
Consistent condom use in commercial sex (subsample, N = 139) 99 (71.22)
Size of full yingchou network
  > 5 207 (53.77)
  ≤ 5 178 (46.23)
Density of core yingchou networka 0.59 (0.34)
Participant-reported number of alters in core yingchou network who had commercial sex
 0 230 (59.74)
  ≥ 1 155 (40.26)
Participant-reported number of alters in core yingchou network who had commercial sex (subsample, N = 139)
 0 38 (27.34)
  ≥ 1 101 (72.66)
Participant-reported number of alters in core yingchou network who always used condoms in commercial sex (subsample, N = 139)
 0 74 (53.24)
  ≥ 1 65 (46.76)
Weighted commercial sex norm of core yingchou networka −0.02 (38.66)
Weighted condom use norm of core yingchou network (N = 139)a 8.28 (33.94)
  1. aMean (SD)