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Table 1 Characteristics of PWID enrolled in Xichang, China 2012 (n = 403)

From: A cross-sectional study of the feasibility of pharmacy-delivered harm reduction services among people who inject drugs in Xichang, China

Characteristic median(range)
Age, (years) 35(17–55)
Living in Xichang, (years) 28(1–51)
Education, (years) 8 (0–16)
Income in last month, (Chinese Yuan) 2000(0–30,000)
  No. (%)
Male Sex 353(87.6)
Ethnic group  
 Han 213(52.9)
 Yi 180(44.7)
 others 10(2.5)
Currently enrolled in any kinds of school, college, a vocational or training program 3(0.7)
Stable housing 367(91.1)
Martial statues  
 Married 187(46.4)
 Single 116(28.8)
 Divorced 86(21.3)
 Widowed 7(1.7)
 Separated 6(1.5)
 Other 1(0.2)
Live arrangements  
 With parents 173(42.9)
 With sex partners 117(29.0)
 Alone 87(21.6)
 Others 25(6.2)
Employed 234(58.1)
Own a cell phone 336(83.4)
  1. Abbreviations: People who inject drugs (PWID)