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Table 2 Estimated annual number of sex acts (mean number per sexually experienced respondent)

From: Explaining inconsistencies between data on condom use and condom sales

Country Year Sex Marital Status N of Cases Proportion Currently Sexually Active Estimation Method
       Self-Reported Coital Frequency (F1) Proportion Having Sex Previous Day (F2) Survival Analysis, Constant Hazard (F3)
Kenya 1998 Men Unmarried 1,644 66.1% -.- 4.8 6.2
    Married 1,763 98.2% -.- 22.4 16.3
    All 3,407 82.7% -.- 15.8 12.4
   Women Unmarried 3,034 40.3% -.- 0.9 2.6
    Married 4,847 93.5% -.- 16.5 9.2
    All 7,881 73.0% -.- 13.2 7.8
Nigeria 1999 Men Unmarried 1,072 42.9% -.- 0.8 5.6
    Married 1,608 92.0% -.- 3.4 7.2
    All 2,680 72.4% -.- 2.7 6.8
   Women Unmarried 4,002 34.5% -.- 2.2 3.5
    Married 5,808 82.0% -.- 6.2 4.6
    All 9,810 67.8% -.- 5.6 4.5
Tanzania 1996 Men Unmarried 985 43.0% -.- 13.8 8.7
    Married 1,268 92.0% -.- 51.8 7.9
    All 2,256 70.6% -.- 41.6 8.1
   Women Unmarried 2,715 31.2% -.- 14.2 5.3
    Married 5,404 86.2% -.- 49.7 5.5
    All 8,120 67.8% -.- 44.2 5.4
  1999 Men Unmarried 1,544 57.6% -.- 7.0 5.0
    Married 1,998 98.1% -.- 48.9 15.6
    All 3,542 80.5% -.- 35.9 12.3
   Women Unmarried 1,421 47.0% -.- 7.7 3.6
    Married 2,608 96.7% -.- 48.5 10.2
    All 4,029 79.2% -.- 39.9 8.9
Zimbabwe 1994 Men Unmarried 1,126 53.3% 20.9 8.4 4.2
    Married 1,015 99.3% 81.9 60.9 17.0
    All 2,141 75.1% 59.4 41.6 12.3
   Women Unmarried 2,349 36.5% 9.3 9.3 2.7
    Married 3,777 94.9% 82.2 70.3 9.7
    All 6,128 72.5% 68.1 58.5 8.3
  1999 Men Unmarried 1,406 48.1% -.- 7.9 3.6
    Married 1,203 99.4% -.- 57.9 23.3
    All 2,609 71.8% -.- 40.4 16.4
   Women Unmarried 2,354 38.9% -.- 2.4 2.4
    Married 3,553 99.0% -.- 43.7 13.8
    All 5,907 75.0% -.- 35.1 11.4