Table 2

Socio-demographic characteristics of focus group participants
Characteristic N (77) (%)
Age (mean, sd) 77 44.6 (4.3)
Educational Level
< HS 5 6.5
HS or GED 16 20.8
Some College or technical school 32 41.6
College graduate or higher 24 31.2
Annual Household Income
< Less than $10,000 12 15.6
$10,000 $29,999 16 20.8
$30,000 - $49,999 24 31.2
More than $50,000 20 26.0
Don’t know/not sure 4 5.2
Missing 1 1.3
Insurance status
Insured (private) 38 49.4
Insured (public) 23 29.9
Insured (type missing) 7 10.4
Not insured 8 9.1
Missing 1 1.3
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic 30 39
Black, non-Hispanic 27 35
Hispanic 20 26

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Allen et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:1169   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-1169

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