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Table 1 Baseline demographic characteristics of participants in the Canadian HIV Women’s Sexual and Reproductive Health Cohort Study (CHIWOS) included in these analyses (n = 284)

From: Patterns of changing pregnancy intentions among women living with HIV in Canada

  Overall (N = 284)
Age (years)  
Median [Q1, Q3] 36.0 [31.0, 40.0]
Ethnicity  
Indigenous 32 (11.3%)
African/Caribbean/Black 154 (54.2%)
White 79 (27.8%)
Other/Mixed 19 (6.7%)
Province  
British Columbia 65 (22.9%)
Ontario 131 (46.1%)
Quebec 88 (31.0%)
Education attainment  
Lower than high school 47 (16.5%)
High school or higher 236 (83.1%)
DK/PNTA 1 (0.4%)
Relationship status  
Married/Relationship/Common-law 117 (41.2%)
Single/Other/PNTA 131 (46.1%)
Separated/Divorced/Widowed 36 (12.7%)
Number of children  
None 93 (32.7%)
1 or 2 126 (44.4%)
3 or more 65 (22.9%)
Household income (CAD)  
 < 20 K 148 (52.1%)
20 K-40 K 66 (23.2%)
 >  = 40 K 56 (19.7%)
DK/PNTA 14 (4.9%)
ART use  
Not currently but previously on ARTs 22 (7.7%)
Currently on ARTs 242 (85.2%)
Never on ARTs 19 (6.7%)
DK/PNTA 1 (0.4%)
Sexual orientation  
Heterosexual 246 (86.6%)
LGBTTQ 36 (12.7%)
DK/PNTA 2 (0.7%)
  1. [Q1, Q3] first quartile, third quartile; DK/PNTA, don’t know or prefer not to answer; CAD, Canadian Dollars;
  2. ART, antiretroviral therapy; LGBTTQ, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Two-Spirit and Queer