Table 70 : Number of prostitutes by place of services, 1989 - 1998
 

Year

Total

Brothels

Hotels

Bar/ Night-club

Turkish bath

Others

1989

85,126

27,842

6,967

6,330

14,044

29,943

1990

85,078

29,148

7,034

5,848

13,627

29,421

1991

74,048

21,712

3,845

6,020

12,317

30,514

1992

75,376

20,786

4,370

6,536

10,431

33,253

1993

68,512

14,039

2,968

11,722

13,312

26,471

1994

67,067

11,825

2,549

12,173

12,776

27,744

1995

81,384

9,057

2,237

12,418

18,226

39,446

1996

66,190

6,413

1,670

12,057

14,115

31,935

1997

64,886

5,847

1,638

12,221

14,426

30,754

1998

61,135

5,457

1,680

9,068

15,383

29,550

 
Source : Ministry of Public Health ; Department of Communicable Disease Control.
Note: Others include barber-shop, beauty-saloon, escort, pub, discotech, cafe, coffee-shop
and guesthouse