Sexual Profile of Truckers in Surat District


  • Ashutosh Upadhyay SMIMER, Surat
  • AB Pawar SMIMER, Surat
  • R K Bansal SMIMER, Surat


Truck drivers, sexual profile, Surat


This cross-sectional study among 200 truck drivers in Surat city reveals that premarital and extramarital sex, often unprotected, is entrenched in their milieu. Furthermore, they have multiple sexual partners and therefore this group is at a high risk of contracting and transmitting STIs and HIV and need urgent attention.


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How to Cite

Upadhyay A, Pawar A, Bansal RK. Sexual Profile of Truckers in Surat District. Natl J Community Med [Internet]. 2010 Jun. 30 [cited 2024 Jun. 23];1(01):21-3. Available from:



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