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Table 1 Demographics and Behaviors in Participants of an HIV/syphilis/TB screening (N = 113)

From: Feasibility and willingness-to-pay for integrated community-based tuberculosis testing

Characteristic N (%)
Male 61 (54.0)
Race/ethnicity  
   Black, non-Hispanic 101 (90.2)
   White, non-Hispanic 9 (8.0)
   Hispanic 2 (1.8)
Mean age (standard deviation) 41.4 (12.6)
Foreign-born 9 (8.0)
Previous treatment for active or latent TB (self-reported) 12 (10.6)
Previous HIV test (self-reported) 69 (61.1)
Frequency of alcohol use  
   None 37 (33.3)
   < 1 drink/day 25 (22.5)
   1-2 drinks/day 15 (13.5)
   > 3 drinks/day 22 (19.8)
   > 5 drinks on any day (binge) 12 (10.8)
Tobacco Use  
   None 18 (16.4)
   Former 8 (7.3)
   Current 84 (76.4)
Prior incarceration 79 (70.5)
Current or prior intravenous drug use 8 (7.1)
Current or prior crack use 30 (26.5)
Unprotected sex in past year 58 (52.7)
Prior sexually transmitted disease 51 (49.0)
Current or prior homelessness 40 (35.4)
Perceived risk of HIV/syphilis  
   Low 81 (71.7)
   Medium 17 (15.0)
   High 8 (7.1)
   Not reported 7 (6.2)
Perceived risk of tuberculosis  
   Low 83 (73.5)
   Medium 12 (10.6)
   High 11 (9.7)
   Not reported 7 (6.2)
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