Who are the sexual partners of transgender individuals? Differences in demographic characteristics and risk behaviours of San Francisco HIV testing clients with transgender sexual partners compared with overall testers. Research to examine the sexual networks of transgender people may be the key to understanding why transwomen are at high risk of contracting HIV. Bivariate and multivariate analysis of San Francisco HIV county counselling and testing data from 2010 was conducted to compare demographic factors and risk behaviours of the partners of transgender people (PTG) to HIV testing clients overall.
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