Gay Community Periodic Survey: Melbourne 2008

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Abstract
The Melbourne Gay Community Periodic Survey data results from a cross-sectional survey of gay and homosexually active men recruited through a range of gay community sites in Melbourne. Data was collected on types of sexual relationships and number of partners, anal and oral intercourse, unprotected anal intercourse, testing for HIV and other STIs, HIV serostatus, recreational drug use, and demographic characteristics such as sexual identity and age. Sample Population: 2036 gay and homosexually-active men from Melbourne. Method of Data Collection: Self-completion. Kind of Data: Survey. Sampling Procedures: Men were recruited through: gay community venues, gay sex-on-premises venues, gay men’s sexual health clinics and Midsumma Carnival. Time Dimensions: Repeated cross-sectional study. 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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National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Kirby Institute for infection and immunity in society
Centre for Social Research in Health, National Centre in HIV Social Research
Publication Year
2011
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Dataset
Keyword(s)
HIV status
HIV testing
Sexual practices
Sexual partners
Health
Drug use
Gay community
Gay men
HIV
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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