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Table 5 Major risk factor categories HIV/HCV co-infection, BC January 1, 1995- December 31st, 2008

From: HCV co-infection in HIV positive population in British Columbia, Canada

MALES
  HCV first (%)
n = 559
HIV/HCV Same (%)
n = 325
HIV first (%)
n = 265
All
n = 1,149
IDU 436 (78.0) 247 (76.0) 154 (58.1) 837 (72.8)
MSM 17 (3.0) 13 (4.0) 32 (12.1) 62 (5.4)
MSM/IDU 38 (6.8) 18 (5.5) 15 (5.7) 71 (6.2)
Heterosexual Contact 35 (6.3) 26 (8.0) 33 (12.1) 94 (8.2)
Nil identified/Unknown 28 (5.0) 18 (5.5) 28 (10.6) 74 (6.4)
Other 5 (0.9) 3 (0.9) 3 (1.1) 11 (1.0)
FEMALES     
  HCV first (%)
n = 313
HIV/HCV Same (%)
n = 120
HIV first (%)
n = 112
All
n = 545
IDU 266 (85.0) 100 (83.3) 81 (72.3) 447 (82.0)
Heterosexual Contact 32 (10.2) 14 (11.7) 22 (19.6) 68 (12.5)
Nil identified/Unknown 13 (4.2) 5 (4.2) 9 (8.0) 27 (5.0)
Other 2 (0.6) 1 (0.8) 0 (0.0) 3 (0.6)