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Table 1 Sample characteristics

From: Risk evaluations and condom use decisions of homeless youth: a multi-level qualitative investigation

  Overall (n = 37) Males (n = 17) Females (n = 20)
  Mean/count SD Mean/count SD Mean/count SD
Age in Years 19.8 2.5 20.4 2.2 19.3 2.7
Race       
  Black 6   3   3  
  White 17   8   9  
  Native American/Alaskan Ntve 1   0   1  
  Asian 1   0   1  
  Multiracial 2   1   1  
  Hispanic 10   5   5  
Education       
  No HS/GED 18   10   8  
  HS/GED 10   4   6  
  Some college, no degree 8   2   6  
  Technical certification 1   1   0  
Employment       
  Unemployed 36   17   19  
  Part time 1   0   1  
Age first left home (in years) 16.1 2.7 16.0 3.0 16.2 2.5
Years Homeless 3.7 2.3 4.4 2.6 3.1 1.8