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Table 1 Participant responses to the outcome variables of interest (n = 2000)

From: A cross-sectional study of public attitudes towards safer drug use practices in British Columbia, Canada

Outcome variables of interest Level of support
Strongly support Somewhat support Neutral Somewhat oppose Strongly oppose
n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%)
General harm reduction 828 (45%) 565 (31%) 83 (5%) 166 (9%) 192 (10%)
n = 1834
Missing = 166
Needle distribution services 857 (44%) 539 (28%) 73 (4%) 159 (8%) 301 (16%)
n = 1929
Missing = 71
Needle distribution in one’s community 526 (35%) 456 (30%) 57 (4%) 156 (10%) 311 (21%)
n = 1507
Missing = 493
Safer inhalation equipment distribution 417 (22%) 558 (30%) 60 (3%) 272 (15%) 573 (30%)
n = 1880
Missing = 120