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Table 2 Characteristics of the sample

From: A qualitative study of how Danish drug consumption rooms influence health and well-being among people who use drugs

  Qualitative interview participants Aarhus Odense Mobile unit: Fixelancen Men’s Home: Skyen, Halmtorvet
Total number of members of staff 25 4 5 5 11  
Median age (range) 38 (24–64)      
Gender       
 Female, n 17 4 3 2 7  
 Male, n 8   2 3 4  
Educational background       
 Nurses 11 1a 0 5 4 2
 Nursing aides 4 2 2   0  
 Social workers 4 1 2   1  
 Social educators 5 1 1   1 2
 Others 1     1  
Total number of DCR clients 42 5 10 5 22  
Median age (range) 41 (22–60)      
Gender       
 Female, n 8 0 3 1 1 3
 Male, n 34 5 7 4 7 11
Nationality       
 Danish 35      
 Scandinavian 2      
 Other Europeans 2      
 North African 3      
  1. aThis nurse is both nurse and social educator