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Table 4 Sexual behaviors and practices in Israel, Netherlands and France

From: Impact of Male Circumcision among heterosexual HIV cases: comparisons between three low HIV prevalence countries

  Number of partners in past fewa months Use of condoms in the past fewa months Use of condoms during the last sexual intercourse References
Israel In the past 3 months: ‘Always or usually’ use of condom in the past 12 months: Not available [15]
Women: 1.09 Women: 17 %
Men: 1.54 Men: 34 %
Use of condom in the past 12 months:
Single with steady partner:
- Never: 50 %
- Always/usually: 22 %
Single without steady partner:
- Never: 33 %
- Always/usually: 50 %
The Netherlands In the past 6 months: Condom use in the past 6 months Women: 16 % [16]
Women: Steady partner, heterosexual contact: Men: 21 %
- 0 partner: Women:  
- 17.5 % - Never: 85.2 %
- 1 partner: 73,9 % - Always/usually: 14.2 %
- > = 2 partners: 8.5 % Men:
  - Never: 84.6 %
- Always/usually: 15.3 %
Men: Casual partner, heterosexual contact:
- 0 partners: 12.8 % Women:
- 1 partner: 71,7 % - Never: 51.3 % Always/usually:48.6 %
> = 2 partners: 15.5 % Men:
- Never: 26.7 %
- Always/usually:73.3 %
France In the past 12 months: Condom use in the past 12 months: Women: 18.7 % [17, 18]
Women: 1.10 Women: 30.8 % Men: 27 %
Men: 1.23 Men: 34.5 %
  1. aThe number of months varies according to behavioral surveys in the different countries