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Table 1 Participant characteristicsa

From: Factors influencing the provision of care for Inuit in a mainstream residential addiction rehabilitation centre in Southern Canada, an instrumental case study into cultural safety

Characteristic N (%) or median (range)
Inuit residents ( n  = 20) Staff, managers ( n  = 22)
Age (years) 32 (18–61)b 41 (24–67)
Sex (women) 19 (95) 15 (68)
Ethnicity (Inuit) 20 (100) 0 (0)
Lifetime personal experience with problematic substance use 20 (100) 15 (68)
Months in residential programc 3.8 (1.0–6.7)
Previously participated in any residential addiction treatment program (yes) 13 (72)d
Work experience
Years in current job 5.7 (0.5–23.0)
Years in addiction treatment 8.8 (1.0–33.0)
  1. aData from sociodemographic questionnaires. bn=16. cAt the first interview. dn=18