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Table 5 HIV testing experience, status awareness, and willingness to use PrEP

From: HIV prevalence, risky behaviors, and discrimination experiences among transgender women in Cambodia: descriptive findings from a national integrated biological and behavioral survey

Variables Number (%)
Ever been tested for HIV
 Never 269 (19.6)
 1–3 months 431 (31.4)
 4–6 months 178 (12.9)
 7–12 months 346 (25.1)
 > 12 months ago 151 (11.0)
Received results from the last HIV test 1079 (97.5)
Currently on ART 37 (94.9)
Place of the most recent HIV test
 Private facilities 119 (10.8)
 Public facilities 208 (18.8)
 NGO facilities/community based HIV testing 771 (69.7)
 Other 9 (0.8)
Willingness to use HIV self-test if it were available 842 (82.9)
Ever heard of Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) 359 (37.6)
Likeliness of using PrEP
 Unlikely 79 (8.3)
 Likely 849 (88.9)
 Not sure 27 (2.8)
Preferred place to access PrEP if available
 Local NGOs 511 (53.5)
 ART clinic 148 (15.5)
 Pharmacy 270 (28.3)
 Other 26 (2.7)
  1. Abbreviations: ART, antiretroviral therapy; HIV, human immunodeficiency virus; NGO, non-governmental organization; PrEP, pre-exposure prophylaxis