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Table 1 Study characteristics among people diagnosed with HIV in San Francisco who died in 2002–2016

From: A longitudinal study assessing differences in causes of death among housed and homeless people diagnosed with HIV in San Francisco

  Homeless
N = 559
Housed
N = 3599
  
Characteristic n (%) n (%) Chi Square p value Trend Test p value
Year of Death
 2002–2004 148 (26.48) 845 (23.48) 0.3099 0.8104
 2005–2007 115 (20.57) 869 (24.15)   
 2008–2010 103 (18.43) 646 (17.95)   
 2011–2013 93 (16.64) 623 (17.31)   
 2014–2016 100 (17.89) 616 (17.12)   
Age at death
 20–29 20 (3.58) 39 (1.08) < 0.0001  
 30–39 96 (17.17) 349 (9.70)   
 40–49 221 (39.53) 1084 (30.12)   
 50–59 165 (29.52) 1211 (33.65)   
 60–69 50 (8.94) 657 (18.26)   
 70–99 7 (1.25) 259 (7.20)   
Race
 Non-Hispanic White 250 (44.72) 2227 (61.88) < 0.0001  
 Hispanic 76 (13.60) 441 (12.25)   
 African-American 196 (35.06) 686 (19.06)   
 Other 37 (6.62) 245 (6.81)   
Transmission Risk Factor
 MSM 92 (16.46) 2146 (59.63) < 0.0001  
 MSM-PWID 205 (36.67) 789 (21.92)   
 PWID 235 (42.04) 508 (14.12)   
 Heterosexual 19 (3.40) 86 (2.39)   
 Other 8 (1.43) 70 (1.94)   
Gender
 Female 108 (19.32) 287 (7.97) < 0.0001  
 Male 411 (73.52) 3206 (89.08)   
 Transgender 40 (7.16) 106 (2.95)   
Poverty at Diagnosis
 Yes 505 (90.34) 837 (23.26) < 0.0001  
 No 54 (9.66) 2762 (76.74)   
Country of Birth
 USA/US Dependency 502 (89.80) 3189 (88.61) 0.4050  
 Other 57 (10.20) 410 (11.39)   
County of Residence at Death
 San Francisco 378 (67.62) 2253 (62.60) 0.0220  
 Other 181 (32.38) 1346 (37.40)   
AIDS dx prior to death 483 (86.40) 3139 (87.22) 0.5929  
Prescribed ART
 Yes 424 (75.85) 3024 (84.02) < 0.0001  
 No 135 (24.15) 575 (15.98)   
First CD4 Count after Diagnosis (Within 6 months)
 CD4 < 200 128 (34.32) 845 (36.84) 0.1450  
 CD4 200–499 139 (37.27) 905 (39.45)   
 CD4 > 500 106 (28.42) 544 (23.71)   
 Missing data 186 1305   
First Viral Load after Diagnosis (within 6 months)
 Viral load < 401 22 (8.33) 113 (8.96) 0.7610  
 Viral load 401–3999 46 (17.42) 207 (16.42)   
 Viral load 4000-49,999 102 (38.64) 454 (36.00)   
 Viral load > 49,000 94 (35.61) 487 (38.62)   
 Missing data 295 2338   
  1. P values < 0.05 are shown in bold