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Table 1 Characteristics of respondents in Barbados and south London surveys

From: Ethnicity and attitudes to deceased kidney donation: a survey in Barbados and comparison with Black Caribbean people in the United Kingdom

  Barbados South London
Characteristics   Caribbean White
  N = 327
%
N = 338
%
N = 808
%
Gender    
   men 42 32 40
   women 58 68 60
Age -years    
   18-40 49 56 51
   40-59 42 32 33
   60+ 8 12 16
Religion    
Anglican 29   
Pentecostal 24   
Seventh Day Adventist 9   
Methodist 7   
Wesleyan/Baptist 5   
All listed above 74 65 58
Other religion 16 5 4
No religion 10 30 38
Highest education completed    
Primary education a 18 4 3
High School 5th/6th form 47b 35 33
Further training 24 44 18
University 12 17 46
Employment    
Paid employment 78 49 60
Student 3 21 6
Retired, not working, occasional work 19 30 34
  1. a Many in this group had some secondary education but left school at 16 years before completing 5th form.
  2. b In Barbados 43% respondents had completed 5th form and 4% completed 6th form