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Table 2 Participant characteristics (N = 1545)

From: Message on a bottle: are alcohol warning labels about cancer appropriate?

  Male n = 435 Female n = 1110 Total n = 1545
Age – median years (IQ range) 44 (31–56) 43 (30–53) 43 (30–54)
   [Missing data] [Nil] [Nil] [Nil]
Born in Australia 338 (78 %) 887 (80 %) 1110 (72 %)
   [Missing data] [2 (1 %)] [Nil] [2 (0 %)]
 Indigenous Australiana 12 (3 %) 14 (2 %) 26 (2 %)
Tertiary educated 312 (72 %) 892 (81 %) 1204 (78 %)
   [Missing data] [3 (1 %)] [4 (0 %)] [7 (1 %)]
Common employment fields:
 Education and training 117 (27 %) 421 (38 %) 538 (35 %)
 Health 48 (16 %) 256 (23 %) 304 (20 %)
 Social Welfare 38 (9 %) 173 (16 %) 211 (14 %)
 Retail 50 (12 %) 156 (14 %) 206 (13 %)
In alcohol-related industryb 65 (15 %) 164 (15 %) 229 (15 %)
   [Missing data] [Nil] [Nil] [Nil]
Current alcohol consumption 393 (92 %) 1006 (91 %) 1399 (91 %)
   [Missing data] [9 (2 %)] [7 (1 %)] [16 (1 %)]
 AUDIT-C score ≥ 4c 288 (74 %) 491 (49 %) 779 (56 %)
   [Missing data] [4 (1 %)] [5 (1 %)] [9 (1 %)]
  1. Note: missing data excluded from all analyses
  2. aAboriginal or Torres Strait Islander
  3. bIncludes those working in alcohol production/distribution, hotels and hospitality
  4. cProportion of current drinkers only