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Table 2 Annual incidences and number of cases of HIV, hepatitis C, chlamydia, gonorrhoea, and syphilis at public sex venues

From: The effects of free condom distribution on HIV and other sexually transmitted infections in men who have sex with men

  HIV Hepatitis C Chlamydia Gonorrhoea Syphilis
Annual incidence risk before intervention 3.43% 0.0235% 16.4% 27.4% 5.87%
Annual incidence risk after intervention 3.17% 0.0218% 15.4% 25.8% 5.49%
Decrease in annual incidence risk 7.62% 7.14% 6.32% 5.73% 6.46%
Incident cases before intervention 550 2.13 4128 6875 1473
Incident cases after intervention 508 1.98 3867 6481 1378
New infections averted 41.9 0.152 260.7 393.8 95.1