Facts & Figures
The SIS Clinic registered 656 new patients between 2010 and 2011.
|Most of the patients (94.5%) who joined the SIS clinic were adults over the age of 18. A small number (5.5%) of patients are children under the age of 18 who are either HIV positive or have parents who are HIV positive, .||Gender Approximately two thirds (69%) of new patients to the SIS Clinic were men compared to women (31%).|
|Age Patients who enrolled at the SIS Clinic were slightly older than provincial and national averages. The majority of men and women were between 41 and 50 years of age.||Region The Hamilton Niagara Haldimand and Brant region (LHIN 4) is a large catchment area that serves 80% of patients at the SIS Clinic.|