TABLE 1 

Demographic characteristics, sexual behaviors, and symptoms of sexually transmitted infections for the control and intervention arms at enrollment

CharacteristicNo. (%) in group
Control (n = 77)Intervention (n = 79)
Age (yr)
 15–191 (1.3)1 (1.3)
 20–2413 (16.9)15 (19.0)
 25–2921 (27.3)25 (31.6)
 30–4942 (54.5)38 (48.1)
Marital status
 Currently married, monogamous70 (91.0)71 (89.9)
 Currently married, polygamous7 (9.0)8 (10.1)
No. of sexual partners in past yr
 145 (58.4)45 (57.0)
 223 (29.9)26 (32.9)
 ≥39 (11.7)8 (10.1)
Nonmarital sexual relationships
 No66 (85.7)67 (84.8)
 Yes11 (14.3)12 (15.2)
Condom use in past yr
 None46 (59.7)54 (68.3)
 Inconsistent use30 (39.0)24 (30.4)
 Consistent use1 (1.3)1 (1.3)
Syphilis infection
 No72 (93.5)73 (92.4)
 Yes4 (5.2)5 (6.3)
 Not tested1 (1.3)1 (1.3)
HSV-2 infection
 No36 (46.8)37 (46.8)
 Yes32 (41.5)32 (40.5)
 Indeterminate9 (11.5)9 (11.4)
 Not tested1 (1.3)1 (1.3)
Self-reported symptoms of sexually transmitted infection
 Genital ulcer disease0 (0.0)0 (0.0)
 Urethral discharge0 (0.0)1 (1.3)
 Dysuria0 (0.0)0 (0.0)