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Table 1 PWIO demographics

From: Hospital admissions among people who inject opioids following syringe services program implementation

 Pre-index, n = 146; # (%)Post-index, n = 156; # (%)p value
Biological sex  0.46
 Male103 (70.6)103 (66.0) 
 Female43 (29.5)53 (34.0) 
Race  0.64
 White118 (80.8)124 (79.5) 
 Black27 (18.5)29 (18.6) 
 Others1 (0.30)3 (1.9) 
Ethnicity   
 Hispanic65 (44.5)57 (36.5)0.16
 Non-Hispanic81 (55.5)99 (63.5) 
Age in years  0.17
 16–2922 (15.1)30 (19.2) 
 30–3947 (32.2)47 (30.1) 
 40–4936 (24.7)48 (30.8) 
 50–5930 (20.6)20 (12.8) 
 60–659 (6.2)5 (3.2) 
 65–852 (1.4)6 (3.9) 
Insurance status  0.90
 Uninsured85 (58.2)95 (60.9) 
 Medicaid31 (21.2)34 (21.8) 
 Medicare + Federal24 (16.4)21 (13.5) 
 Private5 (3.4)4 (2.6) 
 Others1 (0.7)2 (1.3) 
Median length of stay420.14
Expired during study period5 (3.4)4 (2.6)0.74
PWIO overdose-associated admissions20 (13.7)6 (3.9)0.0034