Table 1

Baseline characteristics at PrEP consultation by initiation status in the l’Actuel PrEP Cohort (2013–2018)

Initiated PrEPDid not initiate PrEPTotal
n (or median)% (or IQR)n (or median)% (or IQR)n (or median)% (or IQR)
Gender identity
 Cis-male152898.558897.2211698.1
 Cis-female201.3111.8311.4
 Trans-male20.130.550.2
 Trans-female10.130.540.2
Age, median (IQR)36(29–45)33(27–41)35(29–44)
Number of partners within past 12 months, median (IQR)
 Regular partners2(1–3)2(1–3)2(1–3)
 Occasional partners12(5–20)10(4–20)10(5–20)
 Missing data, regular partners, n (%)31120.411418.142519.7
 Missing data, occasional partners, n (%)29619.412119.241719.4
Sexual orientation, n (%)
 Homosexual145994.153488.3199392.4
 Heterosexual211.4172.8381.8
 Bisexual613.9447.31054.9
 Missing data100.6101.7200.9
Education, n (%)
 Primary120.830.5150.7
 Secondary16610.78514.025111.6
 College26016.811919.737917.6
 University81352.428346.8109650.8
 Missing data30019.311519.041519.2
Annual income ($CAD), n (%)
 <10 0001076.9467.61537.1
 10 001–20 0001207.76911.41898.8
 20 001–35 0001549.97512.422910.6
 35 001–55 00031120.113221.844320.5
 55 001–75 00024515.89315.433815.7
 >75 00036023.210617.546621.6
 Missing data25416.48413.933815.7
Total, n (%)155171.960528.12156100.0
  • PrEP, pre-exposure prophylaxis.