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Table 1 Demographics of 126 participants attending a women's program in a community clinic located in a low-income, high risk neighbourhood

From: Preliminary development of a scale to measure stigma relating to sexually transmitted infections among women in a high risk neighbourhood

  Total
(N = 126)
Gender  
Female 96.8 (122)
Transgender 3.2 (4)
Median age (IQR) 42 (36, 49)
Ethnicity  
White 52.4 (66)
Aboriginal 39.7 (51)
Education  
<High school 59.5 (75)
High school 40.5 (51)
Employment  
Any 5.6 (7)
None 94.4 (119)
Drug Use  
Injection 39.7 (48)
Non-injection 81.8 (99)
Alcohol 41.6 (52)
Sexual partners (past 6 mos)  
Regular partner 57.9 (73)
Casual partner 20.6 (26)
>1 partner 45.6 (57)
Commercial Sex Work status  
Non- 30.2 (38)
Former 26.2 (33)
Current 38.1 (48)
Attendance at Weekly Women's Program  
Never 23.8 (30)
Sometimes/Regularly 76.2 (96)