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Table 3 Sample characteristics for CVD+ and CVD- households in five European countries; % of respondents within each CVD group

From: Fish consumption and its motives in households with versus without self-reported medical history of CVD: A consumer survey from five European countries

  Belgium Denmark The Netherlands Poland Spain
  CVD+
(n = 90)
10.5%
CVD-
(n = 762)
89.5%
p CVD+
(n = 45)
4.0%
CVD-
(n = 1065)
96.0%
p CVD+
(n = 88)
10.9%
CVD-
(n = 721)
89.1%
p CVD+
(n = 87)
8.6%
CVD-
(n = 928)
91.4%
p CVD+
(n = 41)
4.1%
CVD-
(n = 959)
95.9%
p
Age * 52.1 45.1 < .001 56.3 45.4 < .001 46.8 39.4 < .001 50.8 42.0 < .001 40.1 38.2 .347
Gender    .172    .381    .319    .989    .735
   Male 18.9 25.5   20.0 25.8   33.0 27.9   29.9 30.0   12.2 10.5  
   Female 81.1 74.5   80.0 74.2   67.0 72.1   70.1 70.0   87.8 89.5  
Education    .405    .494    .106    .037    .258
   Unskilled 25.5 19.6   42.9 47.0   55.2 44.1   56.3 42.5   56.1 62.9  
   Skilled 66.7 71.7   35.7 38.3   42.5 50.8   35.6 44.2   19.5 11.2  
   Higher 7.8 8.7   21.4 14.8   2.3 5.2   8.0 13.3   24.4 24.9  
Household income    .521    .527    . 248    . 183    .694
   Lower 30.0 25.2   15.6 22.1   34.1 29.7   31.0 29.8   26.8 21.7  
   Middle 44.4 50.3   48.9 47.9   40.9 50.2   50.6 43.0   43.9 49.5  
   Upper 25.6 24.5   35.5 30.0   25.0 20.1   18.4 27.2   29.3 28.8  
  1. * Mean (years)