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# 5 Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program BHCHP analyzed

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5 Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program BHCHP analyzed deaths among homeless adults who were seen at their program from 1 1 2003 through 12 31 2008 Baggett et al 2014 A total of 1 302 deaths occurred during the observation period among the 28 033 study population The table below gives the race and gender of the decedents and total population Decedents N 1 302 Characteristic Gender Male Female 1 055 247 Total Study Population N 28 033 18 612 9 421 Race White non Hispanic 784 Black non Hispanic 301 Hispanic 131 Other Unknown 86 a Calculate the prevalence of Hispanics in the total study population 1 11 912 8 066 5 301 2 754 b Calculate the ratio of males to females in the total study population c Calculate the cumulative incidence of mortality in the total study population over the 6 year period d Calculate the cumulative incidence of mortality according to gender and race over the 6 year period