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Descriptor in English: Sex Workers
Descriptor in Spanish: Trabajadores Sexuales
Descriptor in Portuguese: Profissionais do Sexo
Descriptor in French: Travailleurs du sexe
Entry term(s): Client, Sex Worker
Clients, Sex Worker
Prostitute
Prostitutes
Sex Worker
Sex Worker Client
Sex Worker Clients
Worker Client, Sex
Worker Clients, Sex
Tree number(s): M01.776
Scope note: People who engage in occupational sexual behavior in exchange for economic rewards or other extrinsic considerations.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
ED education
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
History Note: 2012
DeCS UI: 54843
Descriptor UI: D060386
Date Established: 2012/01/01
Date of Entry: 2011/06/24
Revision Date: 2016/07/07
Sex Workers - Preferred
Concept UI M0553909
Scope note People who engage in occupational sexual behavior in exchange for economic rewards or other extrinsic considerations.
Preferred term Sex Workers
Entry term(s) Prostitute
Prostitutes
Sex Worker
Sex Worker Clients - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M000616998
Preferred term Sex Worker Clients
Entry term(s) Client, Sex Worker
Clients, Sex Worker
Sex Worker Client
Worker Client, Sex
Worker Clients, Sex



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