Table 1

Proportions of 45 and Up Aboriginal participants weighted for sex, age and remoteness with the 2006 Australian Bureau of Statistics Census data for New South Wales
n Crude% (CI) Weighted*% (CI)
Age
45-49 370 19 (17–21) 28 (26–31)
50-54 489 25 (23–27) 22 (20–24)
55-59 373 19 (17–21) 17 (16–19)
60-64 267 14 (12–15) 12 (10–14)
65+ 440 23 (21–25) 20 (18–22)
Remoteness (ARIA +)
Major city 598 31 (29–33) 43 (40–45)
Inner regional 685 35 (35–37) 27 (25–29)
Outer regional 519 27 (25–29) 25 (22–27)
Remote 115 6 (5–7) 5 (4–6)
Very remote 22 1 (0.7-2) 0.7 (0.4-1)
Sex
Male 838 43 (41–45) 47 (45–50)
Female 1101 56 (55–58) 53 (50–55)

*Weighted for sex, age and remoteness with the 2006 Australian Bureau of Statistics Census data for New South Wales.

Gubhaju et al.

Gubhaju et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:661   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-661

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