- Population is over 8000
- 74% Male
- Poorest area of Vancouver.
- Double the mortality rate.
- Large First Nations population: 10% of the men and 25% of the the women diagnosed as HIV+ in 1995 were aboriginal. All tested self-identified transsexuals are HIV+.
- Over 5000 registered with needle exchange.
- Over 600 known HIV positives (probably double).
- It is estimated that people infected with HIV and TB are 400 times more likely to develop active TB.