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Table 1 Demographic information

From: Contextualising migrants’ health behaviour - a qualitative study of transnational ties and their implications for participation in mammography screening

Name Age Country of birth Years in Denmark Residence permit* Household** Use of mammography screening*** Co-morbidity Family history of cancer
Aida 59 Palestine 28 Refugee Yes Irregular user Missing data Yes: Lung
Zainab 55 Pakistan 32 F.R. Yes Non-participant Diabetes No
Meenu 60 India 35 F.R. Yes Non-participant Hypercholesterolemia No
Sumaiya 64 Somalia 21 Refugee Yes Non-participant Heart failure, asthma, liver infection Yes: Missing data
Layla 66 Somalia Missing data Refugee No Irregular user Diabetes, arthritis, hypercholesterolemia Yes: Missing data
Azmina 50 Turkey 32 F.R. Yes Opportunistic screening Migraine Yes: Breast
Reyhan 50 Turkey 12 F.R. No Opportunistic screening Depression Yes: Prostate, throat, breast
Sila 56 Turkey 15 F.R. No Opportunistic screening Brain tumour, epilepsy Yes: Brain, breast
Cherifa 55 Morocco 39 F.R. No User Missing data No
Ahlam 64 Morocco 3 F.R. Yes Missing data Missing data Yes: Brain, throat
Naziha 66 Morocco 40 F.R. No Irregular user Missing data Yes: Breast
Salma 49 Morocco 10 F.R. Yes Outside target group Missing data Yes: Breast
Fatima 57 Jordan Missing data F.R. Missing data Missing data Missing data Missing data
Afra 78 Palestine Missing data Refugee No Outside target group Missing data Yes: Liver
Abir 55 Iraq 11 F.R. Yes Opportunistic screening Hypothyroidism, slipped disc, hypercholesterolemia No
Malak 52 Jordan 19 F.R. Yes Opportunistic screening Breast cancer, osteoporosis, arthritis, hypercholesterolemia Yes: Ear
Yasmin 90 Morocco 9 F.R. Yes Outside target group Diabetes, arthritis, hypercholesterolemia, Parkinson’s disease Yes: Kidney
Aisha 50 Morocco 29 F.R. Yes No letter Migraine No
Meenu 60 India 35 F.R. Yes Non-participant Hypercholesterolemia No
Nadia Missing data Pakistan 37 F.R. No Non-participant Diabetes, arthritis No
Saima 47 Pakistan 20 F.R. Missing data Outside target group Missing data Yes: Missing data
Afareen 52 Iran 22 Refugee No Opportunistic screening Missing data No
Haleema 53 Pakistan 37 F.R. Yes User Diabetes, allergy, arthritis, Hypothyroidism Yes
Waris 58 Somalia 15 F.R. Yes Opportunistic screening Diabetes No
Nadifa 48 Somalia 11 F.R. Yes Outside target group Missing data No
Ifra 60 Somalia 16 F.R. Yes Irregular user Migraine No
Sofia 60 Somalia 12 F.R. Missing data Irregular user Missing data No
Isra 65 Turkey 21 F.R. Yes Irregular user Allergy Yes: Liver
Nur 67 Turkey 25 F.R. Yes Irregular user diabetes, hypertension Yes: Liver, lung
  1. *F.R = Family Reunified.
  2. ** Yes = Living together with others. No = Living alone.
  3. *** Irregular user: Had participated in the mammography screening programme once or more than once but not regularly every second year. User: Had participated in the mammography screening programme regularly every second year. Non-participant: Had never participated in the mammography screening programme. Opportunistic screening: Had undertaken a mammography screening outside of the programme. Outside target group: Had not received the invitation for mammography screening yet. No letter: Had not received the invitation for mammography screening yet even though being within target group.