Table 2

Number of men and women in sample by education level, gender, age, ethnicity and location
Age/Ethnicity/ Men Women
Location/Region University Technical Secondary Primary None University Technical Secondary Primary None
30 – 39 136 23 190 35 7 191 14 403 101 37
40 – 49 325 49 584 191 68 389 27 984 357 138
50 – 59 323 35 581 451 122 269 20 711 578 332
60 – 69 146 12 280 451 155 50 9 204 405 336
≥ 70 16 9 62 171 179 7 10 22 85 250
Malay 725 108 1305 1015 266 710 45 1835 1138 572
Chinese 171 17 190 58 24 185 28 274 99 54
Indian 51 7 52 14 9 53 4 66 25 17
Others 23 3 173 214 227 25 4 191 263 447
Urban 867 103 961 357 112 867 64 1361 452 219
Rural 104 32 760 942 422 107 17 1010 1072 876
WPM 616 92 1017 580 224 559 45 1365 699 518
EPM 272 35 551 496 216 145 16 504 440 434
EM 83 8 153 225 94 270 20 502 389 1689

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