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Table 2 Study sample sizes

From: 'It's risky to walk in the city with syringes': understanding access to HIV/AIDS services for injecting drug users in the former Soviet Union countries of Ukraine and Kyrgyzstan

  Ukraine Kyrgyzstan Total
Clients 118 84 202
   Female 41 40 81
   Male 77 44 121
   Using NGO services 79 56 135
   Using government services 42 28 70
Service (frontline) providers 138 58 196
   NGO service providers* 88 23 111
   Government service providers** 50 35 85
Stakeholders*** 135 86 221
Total service providers sampled 71 25 96
NGO service providers* 49 15 64
Government service providers** 22 10 32
  1. *Needle/syringe exchange, awareness-raising and social support programmes some of which were delivered as outreach services, some delivered from a fixed site
  2. **HIV testing and treatment and OST
  3. ***Government and NGO HIV/AIDS service managers, government decision makers, international development partners and Global Fund country programme implementers.