Table 5

Factors associated with 8-month retention rate in a cohort study of migrant MSM in Beijing, China, using stepwise multiple logistic analysis

FactorNRetention rate % (n)OR (95% CI)p ValueAdjusted OR (95% CI)p Value
Age
 18–2414944.30 (66)1.001.00
 ≥2536257.18 (207)1.68 (1.14 to 2.47)0.0081.76 (1.16 to 2.68)0.008
Duration of stay in Beijing
 <1 year7848.72 (38)1.001.00
 >1 year33858.88 (199)2.17 (1.37 to 3.43)<0.0011.68 (1.03 to 2.73)0.039
Gender of first sexual partner
 Male30058.33 (175)1.001.00
 Female21146.45 (98)0.62 (0.43 to 0.88)0.0080.60 (0.41 to 0.88)0.009
Ever had group sex
 No45254.87 (248)1.001.00
 Yes5942.37 (25)0.61 (0.35 to 1.05)0.0720.50 (0.28 to 0.89)0.019
Have received lubricant in the past 12 months
 No10934.86 (38)1.001.00
 Yes40258.46 (235)2.59 (1.78 to 3.77)<0.0012.31 (1.56 to 3.42)<0.001
  • MSM, men who have sex with men.