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Table 3 Indicators of displacement, mobility, and networking, all ages and 15–24 years

From: Differences in HIV-related behaviors at Lugufu refugee camp and surrounding host villages, Tanzania

Characteristic Refugee camp Surrounding host villages  
Male % Female % Total % Male % Female % Total % χ2 p-valuea
Length of time living in current community
All ages n = 348 n = 402 n = 750 n = 375 n = 539 n = 914  
Always 0 0 0 49 46 47  
< 6 months 0.3 1 .7 2 3 3  
6–12 months 0 .2 .1 4 4 4 607
1–2 years 1.4 2 2 5 5 5 p = .000
3–5 years 17 19 18 9 11 10  
> 5 years 82 77 79 31 31 31  
15–24 years n = 167 n = 169 n = 336 n = 114 n = 230 n = 344  
Always 0 0 0 53 44 47  
< 6 months 0 2 1 3 4 3  
6–12 months 0 0 0 5 8 7 299.04
1–2 years 2 4 3 9 8 8 p = .000
3–5 years 20 22 21 6 13 11  
> 5 years 77 72 74 24 23 23  
Away from home for 4 or more consecutive weeks within the last 12 months
All ages 34 13 22 19 14 17 9.27
n = 352 n = 408 n = 760 n = 380 n = 548 n = 927 p = .002
15–24 years 33 12 22 17 16 16 3.51
n = 169 n = 171 n = 340 n = 114 n = 233 n = 347 p = .061
Frequency of visits to camp/surrounding community
All ages n = 348 n = 404 n = 752 n = 381 n = 544 n = 925  
Never 58 81 70 62 70 67  
Less than once per month 18 9 13 10.5 10 10 17.30
Once a month 14 6 9 19 15 16.5 p = .001
Many times in a month 10 5 7 9 4 6  
15–24 years n = 166 n = 169 n = 335 n = 115 n = 232 n = 347  
Never 60 82 71 71 74 73  
Less than once per month 20 8 14 8 8 8 8.77
Once a month 14 5 10 16 13 14 p = .032
Many times in a month 6 6 6 5 4 5  
  1. a Reported χ2 and p-value for difference in total proportions refugees vs. nationals