Author sex in andhra Condoms are an essential part of comprehensive HIV prevention and care programmes. We report the accessibility of male condoms for female sex workers FSWs and the associated characteristics that may play a major role in determining access to condoms for FSWs.
Confidential interviews of street- and home-based FSWs in 13 districts of the Indian state of Aandhra Pradesh provided data on the number of paying clients and various aspects of access to free condoms and purchase of condoms.
Access to sex in andhra was defined as having ever obtained condoms either through free distribution or through purchase. Multivariate analyses were done separately for street- and home-based FSWs to describe correlates of their access to condoms.
The requirement of condoms was assessed based on the number of paying clients during the past 15 days. Data on condom access were available for A total of The primary sources for condoms were non-governmental organization facilities Participation in ib FSW support group was the main predictor of access to free condoms for both types of FSWs during the past 15 days with multivariate analysis. Condom sex in andhra during the past 15 sex in andhra were anvhra for One-fourth of FSWs had never accessed condoms, and a little over half of those who had ever hot Girl Hookup Parishville NewYork 13672 reported no access sex in andhra the past 15 days.
Condom requirements were not met for three-fifths of the FSWs. HIV prevention programmes need to Increase access to free condoms for FSWs in Andhra Pradesh as access to condoms is a necessary prerequisite for sex in andhra use.