Table 1

Survey 1 & 2 demographic results
SURVEY 1 Mean(SD) SURVEY 2 Mean(SD)
Age in Years (n = 1000) 51 (17) 52(16.4)
Refusals (n=29)
Total (n = 1029)
Frequency (%) Frequency (%)
Province
Newfoundland 8(1%) 18(1.7%)
Prince Edward Island 2(<1%) 6(<1%)
Nova Scotia 14(2.8%) 37(3.6%)
New Brunswick 13(2.6%) 28(2.7%)
Quebec 117(23.3%) 204(19.8%)
Ontario 197(39.3%) 406(39.5%)
Manitoba 19(3.8%) 41(4.0%)
Saskatchewan 14(2.8%) 39(3.8%)
Alberta 52(10.4%) 112(10.9%)
British Columbia 65 (13%) 138(13.4%)
Total 501 1029
Gender
Male 176(35%) 425(41.3%)
Female 325(65%) 604(58.7%)
Refused 0 0
Total 501 1029
Marital Status
Married or Common Law 311(62%) 611(59.4%)
Widowed 30(6%) 99(9.6%)
Separated 14(3%) 38(3.7%)
Divorced 31(6%) 75(7.3%)
Never Married 107(21%) 190(18.5%)
Refused 8(2%) 16(1.6%)
Total 501 1029
Has Children
Yes 376(75%) 776(75.4%)
No 118(24%) 245(23.8%)
Refused 7(1%) 8(0.8%)
Total 501 1029
Education
< High School 39(8%) 92(8.9%)
Completed High School 126(25%) 258(25.1%)
Completed some College/University 49(10%) 99(9.6%)
Completed College/University degree 232(47%) 457(44.4%)
Professional Degree - - (–) 13(1.3%)
Masters 36(7%) 73(7.1%)
PhD 10(2%) 20(1.9%)
Refused 9(2%) 17(1.7%)
Ethnicity
Caucasian 407(81%) 915(88.9%)
Asian 21(4%) 36(1.4%)
Black 21(4%) 17(1.7%)
Aboriginal 11(2%) 16(1.6%)
Latin American/Hispanic 8(2%) 8(0.8%)
Other 28(6%) 15(1.5%)
Don’t know/ Refused 5 (1%) 22(2.2%)
Employment
Full-time 261(52%) 541(52.6%)
Part-time 53(10%) 113(11.0%)
Not Employed (Retired, unemployed, disability) 181(36%) 358(34.8%)
Other 6(1%) 4(0.4%)
Refused 6(1%) 13(1.3%)
Residence
Urban 303(60%) 707(68.7%)
Rural 194(39%) 312(30.3%)
Refused 4(1%) 10(1.0%)
(Survey 2 Only) Frequency (%)

Household Income

< $20,000

21(2.0%)
$20,000 - $29,000 23(2.2%)
$30,000 - $39,000 21(2.0%)
$40,000 - $49,000 18(1.7%)
$50,000 - $59,000 18(1.7%)
$60,000 - $69,000 9(0.9%)
$70,000 - $79,000 15(1.5%)
$80,000 - $89,000 9(0.9%)
$90,000 - $99,000 8(0.8%)
$100,000 - $119,000 13(1.3%)
$120,000 - $149,000 10(1.0%)
$150,000 + 10(1.0%)
Refused 854(83.0%)
Total 1029(100%)

Ritvo et al.

Ritvo et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:271   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-271

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