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Table 4 Percentage of women* and men§ in each demographic according to survey mode

From: Assessing knowledge of human papillomavirus and collecting data on sexual behavior: computer assisted telephone versus face to face interviews

  Women Men
  CATI FTFI CATI FTFI
Age group     
   18-24 17.4a 13.7a 22.4 25.5
   25-34 23.9b 28.2b 22.0 26.3
   35-44 41.6 39.0 29.0 27.0
   >44 17.1 19.1 26.6 21.2
Ethnicity     
   Chinese 70.6c 66.3c 70.2 65.8
   Malay 15.8 15.5 15.5 18.3
   Indian 9.8d 14.7d 11.3 13.2
   Other 3.8 3.5 3.0 2.8
Language     
   English 31.8 29.6 30.5 37.6
   Mandarin 41.8 41.7 34.9 30.4
   Malay 11.0 12.1 11.3 12.7
   Tamil 4.7 7.4 5.4 6.6
   Other Chinese 7.9 6.0 14.4 10.0
   Other 2.9 3.3 3.5 2.8
Education     
   Primary 13.6e 22.3e 11.3 13.0
   Secondary 31.9f 35.9f 24.8m 31.2m
   Vocational qualification 3.4 3.3 8.3 7.0
   Pre-university 13.9 11.0 18.1 15.5
   Professional diploma 17.9g 13.3g 17.9 22.7
   University degree 22.7h 17.3h 27.9n 17.6n
Occupation     
   White collar 51.0i 41.2i 50.5 46.1
   Blue collar 8.2 9.0 24.8 27.6
   Self-employed 1.1 1.9 3.5 5.1
   Student 11.4j 7.1j 14.4 13.8
   Home duties 26.7k 38.8k 0.4 0.0
   National service 0.0 0.1 3.7 5.5
Other 1.6 1.9 2.6 1.9
Children <16 years old 61.9l 67.6l 49.6 46.8
  1. *N = 2145. §N = 930. CATI = computer assisted telephone interview. FTFI = face to face interview. Proportions that share the same superscript differ at p < .05 using chi-square tests