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Table 1 Survey response rate

From: Public awareness of risk factors for cancer among the Japanese general population: A population-based survey

  Number of samples Number of responses %
Total 2000 1355 67.8
Gender    
   Men 977 609 62.3
   Women 1023 746 72.9
Age    
   20–29 284 175 61.6
   30–39 351 247 70.4
   40–49 369 257 69.6
   50–59 411 282 68.6
   60–69 349 228 65.3
   70≤ 236 166 70.3
Region    
   Hokkaido and Tohoku 245 169 69.0
   Kanto (Kanto and Keihin) 646 425 65.8
   Chubu (Koshinetsu, Hokuriku and Tokai) 366 261 71.3
   Kinki (Kinki and Hanshin) 325 222 68.3
   Chugoku, Shikoku and Kyushu 418 278 66.5
City scale    
   14 metropolises* 458 325 71.0
   Other cities 1122 736 65.6
   Towns and villages 420 294 70.0
  1. * Sapporo, Sendai, Saitama, Chiba, Tokyo, Kawasaki, Yokohama, Nagoya, Kyoto, Osaka, Kobe, Hiroshima, Kitakyushu and Fukuoka.
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