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Table 1 Demographic Characteristics of Study Participants

From: Physical activity behaviours of Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) women living in Australia: A qualitative study of socio-cultural influences

Variable Participants (N = 110)
Age of each group (Mean ± SD)  
   Filipino 55.7 (15.3)
   Sudanese 26.8 (7.0)
   Bosnian 63.0 (13.1)
   Arabic Speaking 39.1 (10.4)
Cultural group (%)  
   Filipino 28.2
   Sudanese 22.7
   Bosnian 22.7
   Arabic Speaking 26.4
Years living in Australia (Mean ± SD)  
   Filipino 18.2 (9.1)
   Sudanese 5.0 (2.4)
   Bosnian 14.8 (10.2)
   Arabic Speaking 11.6 (9.8)
Marital Status (%)  
   Married 81.0
   Divorced 2.0
   Widowed 7.0
   Not married 10.0
Total those with children (%) 86.0
Children per woman (Mean ± SD)  
   Filipino 3.1 (1.7)
   Sudanese 1.7 (1.1)
   Bosnian 2.5 (1.1)
   Arabic Speaking 3.1 (1.4)