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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the study participants from Newfoundland and Labrador general adult population (n = 192)

From: Four major dietary patterns identified for a target-population of adults residing in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Characteristics n (%)
Age range (years)
35-40 15 (7.8%)
41-50 42 (21.9%)
51-60 77 (40.1%)
61-70 58 (30.2%)
Gender
Males 43 (22.4%)
Females 149 (77.6%)
Living Area
Rural area 111 (57.8%)
Urban area 81 (42.2%)
Education attainment
Some school but no high school certificate 27 (14.0%)
High school certificate 51 (26.6%)
Post-secondary education 114 (59.4%)
Marital status
Single 15 (7.8%)
Separated/divorced 18 (9.4%)
Widowed 8 (4.2%)
Married/living together 151 (78.6%)
Current Employment
Part-time 16 (8.3%)
Full-time 74 (38.5%)
Seasonal 15 (7.8%)
Not employed 84 (43.8%)
Retired 61 (31.8%)
Not retired 21(11.0%)
No answer provided 2(1%)
Unusable data 3 (1.6%)
Currently smoking daily
Smoker 33 (17.2%)
No 159 (82.8%)
Previous smoking daily
Yes 84 (43.8%)
No 75 (39.0%)
N/A 33 (17.2%)