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Table 1 Socio-demographic Characteristics of Participants

From: Caught between a rock and a hard place: mental health of migrant live-in caregivers in Canada

  # %
 25–34 years 12 40.0%
 35–49 years 11 36.7%
 50–60 years 7 23.3%
Gender
 Female 30 100%
Place of Birth
 Philippines 25 83.3%
 Other (i.e. Hungary, Ukraine, Poland) 5 16.7%
Length in Canada
 Less than one year 3 10.0%
 12–24 Months 3 10.0%
 More than 2 years (more than two years) 24 80.0%
Current relationship status
 Single, Never married 10 33.3%
 Married 16 53.3%
 Separated/Divorced 4 13.3%
Do you have children
 Yes 15 50.0%
 No 15 50.0%
Number of children
 1 3 20.0%
 2 7 46.7%
 3 or more 5 33.3%
Number of children living with you in Canada
 None 11 73.3%
 0–2 4 26.7%
Highest level of education attained
 High School (12 grades) some or completed 2 6.7%
 Other vocational training some or completed 1 3.3%
 College (e.g. diploma) some or complete 17 56.7%
 University (e.g. BA, BSc) some or completed 8 26.7%
 Post- graduation (e.g. MA, PhD) some or completed 2 6.7%
Total 30 100.0%