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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of survey participants (n = 50)

From: “Running myself ragged”: stressors faced by peer workers in overdose response settings

  n (%)
Gender  
Male 27 (54%)
Female 22 (44%)
Other 1 (2%)
Age  
40 and under 19 (38%)
41–50 20 (40%)
51+  9 (18%)
Unknown 2 (4%)
Ethnicity  
Reported indigenous 16 (32%)
Non-indigenous 34 (68%)
White 32 (64%)
Black/Latin American 1 (2%)
Other 1 (2%)
Highest level of education  
No schooling 0 (0%)
Some elementary school 3 (6%)
Some high school 28 (56%)
Some comm. college/tech school/street degree/university 19 (38%)
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