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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of participants

From: Needles, Jabs and Jags: a qualitative exploration of barriers and facilitators to child and adult immunisation uptake among Gypsies, Travellers and Roma

  All Bristol Romanian Roma Bristol English Gypsy/Irish Traveller York English Gypsy Glasgow Roma Glasgow Scottish Showpeopled London Irish Traveller
English Gypsya Irish Travellerb Romanian Roma Slovakian Romac
Total 174 24 15 9 48 17 20 14 27
 Used Interpreter 47 19 0 0 0 12 16 0 0
Gender
 Female 139 14 10 7 37 17 17 10 27
 Male 35 10 5 2 11 0 3 4 0
Family role
 Mother 64 9 5 4 19 8 7 5 7
 Grandmother 33 3 4 1 6 3 5 3 8
 Pregnant woman 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3
 Woman no children 8 0 1 1 3 0 0 1 2
 Adolescent girl with children 5 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 0
 Adolescent girl no children 24 0 0 1 7 4 5 0 7
 Father 19 6 2 2 5 0 2 2 0
 Grandfather 5 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 0
 Male no children 11 3 3 0 4 0 1 0 0
Housing
 House/Flat 112 23 0 6 24 17 20 3 19
 Authorised site - caravan/trailer 45 0 11 3 23 0 0 0 8
 Authorised site - chalet 15 0 4 0 0 0 0 11 0
 Bed and Breakfast 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 Missing 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Self-reported Immunisation status of participants
 Full 59 7 4 2 24 5 4 11 2
 Partial 40 5 7 2 7 4 4 3 8
 None 11 1 0 3 4 1 0 0 2
 Missing 64 11 4 2 13 7 12 0 15
Self-reported Immunisation status of participants’ children
 Full 69 10 8 6 20 7 10 0 8
 Partial 17 4 0 1 2 0 2 0 8
 None 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
 N/A 44 3 4 2 16 5 4 1 9
 Missing 42 7 1 0 10 5 4 13 2
  1. Note: aOne participant is a Welsh Gypsy. bOne participant has married into the Irish Traveller community. cOne participant is Hungarian. dOne participant has married into the Scottish Showpeople community