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Baseline Measure N %
Race / Ethnicity    
African American/black 150 35.55
Caucasian/white 154 36.49
Hispanic/Latino 62 14.69
Mixed/Other 56 13.27
Children 137 32.46
Homeless Status    
On Street ≥ 1 wka 259 61.37
In Shelter ≥1 wka 59 13.98
Health    
Excellent 67 15.91
Very Good 97 23.04
Good 149 35.39
Fair/Poor 108 25.78
Positive for HBV 208 49.29
Positive for HCV 129 30.57
Positive for HIV 61 14.77
Discuss Mental Health with Doctor 86 20.43
Drug History    
Positive for Cocaine at Baseline 142 33.65
Positive for Amphetamine at Baseline 204 48.34
Baseline Measure N %
Positive for Methamphetamine at Baseline 309 73.22
Positive for Marijuana at Baseline 226 53.55
Positive for Opiate at Baseline 30 7.11
Injected drugs
Yes, past 30 days 144 34.12
Social Support    
Primarily users 88 21.26
Primarily Non- users 109 26.33
Both 188 45.41
None 29 7.00
Multiple Partners 147 35.00
  Mean SD (Range)
Age 34.4 8.1 (18-46)
Education 12.01 2.25 (2-21)
Depressive Symptomologyb 12.87 6.50 (0-30)
Internalized Homophobia (n=419) 2.53 .99 (1-5)
Baseline HIV Overall Knowledge (N=422) 7.27 1.70 (1-10)
Baseline HIV Cognitive Knowledge (n=420) 5.21 1.65 (0-7)
Baseline Measure N %
Baseline HIV Transmission Knowledge (n=420)  1.85 0.44 (0-2)
Baseline HBV Overall Knowledge (n=376) 5.61 2.48 (0-9)
Baseline HBV Cognitive Knowledge (n=376) 3.97 1.90 (0-7)
Baseline HBV Transmission (n=378) 1.73 0.54 (0-2)
a=In month prior to baseline; b=Based on 10-item CES-D
Table 1: Sample Characteristics (N = 422).
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