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Table 4 Types of Support PWID Had for Moving to Continental US in the Past (n = 57)

From: Migration to the US among rural Puerto Ricans who inject drugs: influential factors, sources of support, and challenges for harm reduction interventions

Received Any Support For Migration29.5%
Types of Organizations That Provided Support (Not Mutually Exclusive)
 Pastor/Church/Religious Org.3.5%
 State Police5.3%
 Municipal Police10.5%
Types of Support Received (Not Mutually Exclusive)
 Purchased Plane Ticket71.9%
 Direct Connection to HIV/AIDS Program0.0%
 Direct Connection to HCV Program0.0%
 Direct Connection to Drug Treatment Programs21.1%