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Table 5 Family, employment, and prison, N=150

From: Migration experiences, life conditions, and drug use practices of Russian-speaking drug users who live in Paris: a mixed-method analysis from the ANRS-Coquelicot study

  %
Living at home with family at age 16   
  No (single/in a relationship, school/boarding, prison, at someone else’s house) 6.6  
  Yes (with 2 parents, single father, single mother, other parents) 93.4  
 Living at home with family at age 16 (with details)   
  With 2 parents 74.2 79.5
  With single mother or single father 15.5 16.7
  With another parent 3.6 3.8
  N/A (not living at home) 6.6
Public housing or living on the street since age 18   
  In public housing (yes, once or multiple times) 72.7  
  On the street (yes, once or multiple times) 79.7  
Relationship status at time of study
 Are you in a relationship?   
  Single 39.1  
  In a relationship 60.9  
Living with a partner   
  No, never have 14.1 23.2
  Yes, at times 8.6 14.1
  Yes, always 38.1 62.7
  N/A (single) 39.1
Education level
 Primary 4.3  
 Secondary (middle school, high school, and technical degrees) 52.7  
 Higher (including military school) 43.0  
Employment situation in France
 Are you employed?   
  No 96.8  
  Yes 3.2  
Employment   
  On benefits 16.2 16.7
  Invalid 0.3 0.3
  Not authorized 80.4 83.1
  N/A (employed) 3.2
Prison experience
 Time in prison   
  No 42.4  
  Yes 57.6  
Country of incarceration   
  Prison time in France 16.6 28.7
  Prison time in country of origin 34.4 59.7
  Prison time in another country 20.5 35.5
  N/A (no prison time) 42.4
 Number of times incarcerated   
  1 22.2 38.5
  2 to 5 31.8 55.3
  6 or more 3.6 6.2
  N/A (no prison time) 42.4
Duration of incarceration (avg, 3.4 years; SD, 3.0 years; 1 month–15 years)   
  1 to 5 months 9.4 16.4
  6 to 11 months 9.8 17.0
  12 months to 5 years 22.0 38.1
  6 to 9 years 14.6 25.4
  10 to 15 years 1.7 3.0
  Do not know 0.1 0.1
  N/A (no prison time) 42.4
 Injection while in prison   
  No 35.4 61.5
  Yes 22.2 38.5
  N/A (no prison time) 42.4