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Table 2 Levels of perceived discrimination by population group (number, percent and p*-value).

From: Perceived discrimination and health-related quality of life among Arabs and Jews in Israel: A population-based survey

Area of discrimination Non-immigrant Jews Immigrants Arabs
   N % N % N %
Education system None 359 89.8 132 68.4 312 80.0
  Some** 41 10.2 61 31.6 78 20.0
  P <0.0001
Finding employment None 368 91.3 129 66.2 308 80.8
  Some** 35 8.7 66 33.8 73 19.2
  P <0.0001
At the work place None 368 91.1 125 63.2 314 83.7
  Some** 36 8.9 73 36.9 61 16.3
  P <0.0001
Obtaining housing None 393 99.0 179 90.9 341 92.9
  Some** 4 1.00 18 9.1 26 7.1
  P <0.0001
The health care system None 393 97.3 175 88.8 370 92.7
  Some** 11 2.7 22 11.2 29 7.3
  P <0.0001
At public institutions None 384 95.0 130 66.4 310 80.6
  Some** 20 5.0 66 33.7 75 19.5
  P <0.0001
Public places None 371 92.1 122 61.0 320 81.0
  Some** 32 7.9 78 39.0 75 19.0
  P <0.0001
Total*** None 319 79.0 57 28.5 238 59.5
  Some** 85 21.0 143 71.5 162 40.5
  p <0.0001
  1. * chi square analysis
  2. **includes at least some perceived discrimination
  3. *** summary of all areas of discrimination