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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of participants

From: A qualitative study of barriers to employment experienced by people living with HIV in Toronto and Ottawa

  Toronto (Unemployed)
n = 17
Ottawa (Unemployed)
n = 6
Toronto (EA)
n = 12
Total
N = 35
Age
 26–39 5 (29%) 1 (17%) 4 (33%) 10 (29%)
 40–55 9 (53%) 3 (50%) 7 (58%) 19 (54%)
 56–64 3 (18%) 2 (33%) 1 (8%) 6 (17%)
Gender
 Male 12 (71%) 4 (67%) 10 (83%) 26 (74%)
 Female 5 (29%) 2 (33%) 2 (17%) 9 (26%)
Highest Level of Education
 Did not complete high school 1 (6%) 1 (17%) 0 (0%) 2 (6%)
 Completed high school 3 (18%) 2 (33%) 1 (8%) 6 (17%)
 Completed some college or university 4 (24%) 2 (33%) 0 (0%) 6 (17%)
 Completed college or university 9 (53%) 1 (17%) 11 (92%) 21 (60%)
First Language
 English 9 (53%) 6 (100%) 5 (42%) 20 (57%)
 Other 8 (47%) 0 (0%) 7 (58%) 15 (43%)
Born In Canada
 Yes 6 (35%) 5 (83%) 0 (0%) 11 (21%)
 No 11 (65%) 1 (17%) 12 (100%) 24 (69%)