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Table 2 Demographic data

From: Mental health impacts of racial discrimination in Australian culturally and linguistically diverse communities: a cross-sectional survey

   na %
LGA Rural Council 1 298 26.2
  Metropolitan Council 1 335 29.4
  Metropolitan Council 2 226 19.8
  Rural Council 2 280 24.6
Gender Male 541 47.5
  Female 580 50.9
Age 18-24 257 22.6
  25-34 246 21.6
  35-44 217 19.1
  45-54 155 13.6
  55-64 75 6.6
  65+ 39 3.4
Visibility Low 88 7.7
  Medium 146 12.8
  High 628 55.1
  Very high 262 23.0
Education Tertiary qualifications 271 23.8
  Trade or TAFE 141 12.4
  Higher School Certificate 267 23.4
  School certificate 109 9.6
  Primary school 79 6.9
  Other 119 10.4
Religion Buddhism 44 3.9
  Christianity 351 30.8
  Hinduism 69 6.1
  Islam 435 38.2
  Sikhism 53 4.7
  Other 8 0.7
  None 50 4.4
Country of birth Australia/New Zealand 69 5.8
  Middle East 306 25.6
  Africa 259 21.7
  East Asia 166 13.9
  South Asia 122 10.2
  Pacific Islands 116 9.7
  Europe 74 6.2
  Americas 4 0.4
Level of experiences None 418 36.7
  Low 264 23.2
  Medium 251 22.0
  High 206 18.1
Time in Australia 0-5 366 37.5
(years) 5-10 244 25.1
  10-15 111 11.4
  15-20 89 9.1
  20+ 165 16.7
  1. aN may not add to 1139 due to missing values; percentages may not add to 100 per cent due to rounding.