Melbourne Gay Community Periodic Survey Data

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Abstract
The Melbourne Gay Community Periodic Survey was a cross-sectional survey of gay and homosexually active men in Melbourne. Data were collected from questions on anal intercourse and oral sex, the use of condoms, the nature of sexual relationships, HIV testing and serostatus, aspects of social attachment to gay community, recreational drug use, and a range of demographic items including sexual identify, age, education, occupation and ethnicity. Sample Population: gay and homosexually-active men from Melbourne. Sampling Procedures: Convenience sample. Men were recruited through gay community venues and Midsumma Carnival. Time Dimensions: Repeated cross-sectional study. Kind of Data: Survey. Method of Data Collection: Self-completion. http://csrh.arts.unsw.edu.au/research/publications/gcps/
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For access to these data, please contact Martin Holt or csrh@unsw.edu.au
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Centre for Social Research in Health, National Centre in HIV Social Research
Publication Year
2011
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Dataset
Keyword(s)
HIV
Sexual practices
Health
Gay men
Gay community
Sexual partners
HIV status
Drug use
HIV testing
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Melbourne gay community periodic survey - DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES (VIC) - SURVEYS IN CONJUCTION WITH VICTORIAN AIDS COUNCIL - GAY MEN'S HEALTH CENTRE - SURVEYS IN CONJUCTION WITH VICTORIAN AIDS COUNCIL - GAY MEN'S HEALTH CENTRE - ADF/01/000189