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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of DLM clients

From: Evaluation of the Deadly Liver Mob program: insights for roll-out and scale-up of a pilot program to engage Aboriginal Australians in hepatitis C and sexual health education, screening, and care

  Site 1 (n = 677)
April 2013–Oct 2015
N ( %)
Site 2 (n = 55)
Feb 2015–Feb 2016
N (%)
Age M (SD), range 33.45 (11.87), 14–91 38.62 (12.11), 18–64
Gender
 Male 320 (47) 33 (60)
 Female 357 (53) 22 (40)
Area of residence
 Site 1 area 463 (68) 10 (18)
 Site 2 area 85 (13) 41 (75)
 Out of area 99 (15) 4 (7)
 Not recorded/unknown 30 (4)
Injecting drug use* 196 (29) 15 (27)
Recruited other people to DLM (peer referral) 180 (27) 9 (16)
  1. *History of injecting drug use was not a routine screening question. This information was gathered either through recognition of a DLM participant as an NSP client or through conversation