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Table 1 Profiles respondents of In-depth interviews

From: Is social exclusion pushing the Pakistani Hijras (Transgenders) towards commercial sex work? a qualitative study

Number Age Identity Status in social hierarchy Age of first contact with Hijras Age of first sexual encounter Level of education Source of income
1 45 Zanana Guru 14 12 Primary Chelas
2 27 Khusra Chela 15 20 High School Dance and Alms
3 33 Zanana Independent 14 9 Uneducated CSW,Tailor,Dance
4 16 Zanana Chela 15 14 Below Primary CSW
5 42 Narban Guru 10 10 Uneducated CSW,Dance, Beggary
6 52 Khusra Guru Does Not Remember 1 Virgin Home educated 2 Alms and Charity
7 21 Zanana Chela 15 15.5 Secondary CSW
8 68 Zanana Guru Does not remember Does not remember uneducated Alms and charity