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Table 1 Background information for men who inject drugs in Manipur and Nagaland, by state (2009)

From: Sexual behaviours of men who inject drugs in Northeast India

Variable Manipur ( N = 1,657) Nagaland ( N = 1,705) Total
n (%) n (%) n (%)
District
 Churachandpur 411 (24.8)   411 (12.2)
 Bishnupur 410 (24.7)   410 (12.2)
 Chandel 415 (25.0)   415 (12.3)
 Ukhrul 421 (25.4)   421 (12.5)
 Wokha   411(24.1) 411 (12.2)
 Phek   418 (12.5) 418 (12.4)
 Kiphere   427 (25.0) 427 (12.7)
 Zunheboto   449 (26.3) 449 (13.4)
Age (years)a
 <20 39 (2.4) 130 (7.6) 169 (5.0)
 20–29 846 (51.1) 1,135 (66.6) 1,981 (58.9)
 30–39 621 (37.5) 399 (23.4) 1,020 (30.3)
 ≥40 151 (9.1) 41 (2.4) 192 (5.7)
Literatea
 No 150 (9.1) 368 (21.6) 518 (15.4)
 Yes 1,507 (90.9) 1,337 (78.4) 2,844 (84.6)
Employment statusa
 Unemployed 602 (36.4) 764 (44.9) 1,366 (40.7)
 Student 78 (4.7) 223 (13.1) 301 (9.0)
 Employed 976 (58.9) 716 (42.0) 1,692 (50.4)
Marital statusa
 Married 605 (36.5) 514 (30.2) 1,119 (33.3)
 Widowed/divorced/separated 151 (9.1) 61 (3.6) 212 (6.3)
 Never married 901 (54.4) 1,127 (66.2) 2,028 (60.4)
  1. a p < 0.001.