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Table 2 Participant Demographics

From: Views of Somali women and men on the use of faith-based messages promoting breast and cervical cancer screening for Somali women: a focus-group study

  Female Focus groups (N = 34) Male Focus groups (N = 20)
Work status
 Full time 12% (4) 60% (12)
 Part time 20% (7) 10% (2)
 Did not work outside the home 53% (18) 25% (5)
 Other 15% (5) 5% (1)
Schooling
 None 32% (11) 15% (3)
 Middle or high school 50% (17) 50% (10)
 College 18% (6) 35% (7)
Duration of residence in US (y)
  ≤ 5 12% (4) 25% (5)
 6–10 38% (13) 5% (1)
  > 10 44% (15) 70% (14)
 Not answered 6% (2)  
Age (y)
 18–29 11.7% (4) 10% (2)
 30–39 29.4% (10) 55% (11)
 40–49 11.7% (4) 10% (2)
 50–59 17.6% (6) 0% (0)
 60 or older 29.4% (10) 25% (5)