Table 1

Respondent demographics (nā€‰=ā€‰1,057)
Sample Dutch population
Sex
Male 49.4% 49.5%
Female 50.6% 50.5%
Age
< 20 1.2% 3.1%
20 to 40 36.4% 31.3%
40 to 65 43.6% 45.1%
65 to 80 16.1% 15.3%
> 80 2.7% 5.2%
Family situation
Single, no children 31.8% 36.8%
Single, with children 5.8% 6.8%
Living together or married; no children 26.1% 29.2%
Living together or married; with children 34.8% 27.3%
Other 1.5% 0.6%
Education
Low 40.8% 31.7%
Intermediate 36.0% 40.5%
High 23.2% 27.9%
Ethnicity
Dutch 84.9% 79.1%
Other 15.1% 20.9%
Daily occupation
School 9.3%
Entrepreneur 2.7%
Paid commercial job 31.0%
Paid non-profit job 19.0%
Houseman/-wife 9.4%
Incapacitated 6.4%
Unemployed 4.4%
Retired 16.4%
Other 1.5%
Income
Minimum 9.4%
Below average 22.1%
Average 18.8%
1-2 times average 19.6%
> 2 times average 7.9%
Do not know 5.7%
Do not want to disclose 16.4%

Available data for Dutch population from Statistics Netherlands [26]; numbers for education level Dutch population for ages 15ā€“65 years.

van Velsen et al.

van Velsen et al. BMC Public Health 2014 14:100   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-14-100

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