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Table 1 Sample Characteristics (Percent (n) unless otherwise specified)

From: Access to housing subsidies, housing status, drug use and HIV risk among low-income U.S. urban residents

  Hartford % (n) East Hartford % (n)
Gender   
   Male 66 (222) 60 (33)
   Female 34 (114) 40 (22)
   Tansgendered .003 (1) 0 (0)
Ethnicity 34 (116) 38 (21)
   Black/African American 48 (162) 33 (18)
   Latino 18 (59) 29 (16)
   White/Other   
Total 45.0 (mean) (8.7 sd)  
   Age 45.0 (176)  
Less than high school education $560.00 (mean)  
Monthly income ($424.60) (median)  
Mental illness diagnosis 49.7 (196)  
Self-reported HIV status 25.8 (101)  
Criminal conviction 64.5 (253)  
Ever received rental subsidy 26.5 (104)  
Ever received supportive housing 19.1 (73)  
Homeless 35.5 (139)  
Ever used crack 81.4 (319)  
Ever sniffed cocaine 84.2 (330)  
Ever sniffed heroine 70.7 (277)  
Ever injected cocaine 46.9 (184)  
Ever injected heroine 48.7 (191)