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Table 3 Demographic characteristics, case type and vulnerabilities in unaccompanied migrant children attending the Belgrade clinic from January 2018 to January 2019

From: Migrant children in transit: health profile and social needs of unaccompanied and accompanied children visiting the MSF clinic in Belgrade, Serbia

SOCIAL WORKER SERVICES UMC
N (%)
DEMOGRAPHIC CHARACTERISTICS
SEX 24 (100)
  Male 23 (96)
  Female 1 (4)
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN
  Afghanistan 21 (88)
  Ghana 1 (4)
  Iran 1 (4)
  Pakistan 1 (4)
AGE median (IQR) 16 (14–16)
ADMINISTRATIVE STATUS
  Administrative status: Registered 22 (92)
  Asylum procedure initiated 4 (17)
CASE TYPE
  Social protection w/ Medical care 12 (50)
  Social protection w/ Mental health care 9 (38)
  Social protection w/ Medical and mental health care 3 (13)
TYPE OF VULNERABILITIES (single vs. multiple)
  UMC 7 (29)
  UMC and survivor of violence 6 (25)
  UMC and survivor of traumatic event, survivor of violencea 3 (13)
  UMC and survivor of traumatic event 3 (13)
  UMC and pregnant woman 1 (4)
  UMC and alcohol and drug addiction 1 (4)
  UMC and survivor of sexual and gender-based violence, survivor of traumatic event 1 (4)
  UMC and survivor of traumatic event, disabled 1 (4)
  UMC and survivor of traumatic event, survivor of sexual and gender-based violence, survivor of violence 1 (4)
  1. Note: One AMC who received social assistance has been excluded due to small numbers, atraumatic event refers to witnessing a traumatic event, experiencing separation from family, ill-treatment by authorities, threats/intimidation, death of a family member etc. Violence refers to an incident that includes physical violence