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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of participants in the Chicago community adult health study, 2001–03 (N = 3,105)

From: Interpersonal discrimination and depressive symptomatology: examination of several personality-related characteristics as potential confounders in a racial/ethnic heterogeneous adult sample

  No. % Mean, (SE)
Age, years    42.47 (0.42)
Sex    
 Male 1,471 47.38%  
 Female 1,634 52.62%  
Race/Ethnicity    
 Hispanics 801 25.81%  
 Non-Hispanic Whites 1,191 38.36%  
 Non-Hispanic Blacks 996 32.07%  
 Non-Hispanic Others 117 3.77%  
Annual Household Income    
 0-4 K 280 9.02%  
 5 K-9 K 234 7.55%  
 10 K-29 K 860 27.68%  
 30 K-49 K 648 20.88%  
 50 K+ 1083 34.86%  
Educational Status    
 < 12 years 727 23.42%  
 12 years 738 23.75%  
 > 12 years 1,640 52.83%  
Employment Status    
 Not Employed 1,107 35.64%  
 Employed 1,998 64.36%  
Marital Status    
 Not Married 1,807 58.19%  
 Married 1,298 41.81%  
Nativity Status    
 Foreign Born 835 26.89%  
 Born in US 2,270 73.11%  
Major Stress    2.36 (0.04)
Chronic Illness    1.13 (0.04)
  1. Abbreviations: SE standard error, US United States.