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Table 1 Demographics of PWID participants (n = 32)

From: “They look at us like junkies”: influences of drug use stigma on the healthcare engagement of people who inject drugs in New York City

  n (%)
Age
 18-30 6 (18.8)
 31-40 9 (28.1%)
 41-50 12 (37.5%)
 51-60 5 (15.6%)
 Mean 40.3 years; SD: 8.5 years
Gender
 Male 18 (56.3%)
 Female 12 (37.5%)
 Transwoman 2 (6.3%)
Race/ethnicity
 Black or African American 3 (9.4%)
 Hispanic or Latinx 13 (40.6%)
 White 7 (21.8%)
 Multiracial 6 (18.8%)
 Not specified 3 (9.4%)
Education
 Less than high school 6 (18.8%)
 High school/GED 10 (31.3%)
 Some college 9 (28.1%)
 Bachelor’s degree 1 (3.1%)
 Graduate school 1 (3.1%)
 Not specified 5 (15.6%)