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Table 1 Characteristics of participants who took part in interviews exploring their views of the provision of personalised cancer risk information

From: Responses to provision of personalised cancer risk information: a qualitative interview study with members of the public

  n = 27
Age (years)
 20–30 4
 30–40 10
 40–60 5
  > 60 8
 Mean ± SD 49 ± 23
Sex
 Male 11
 Female 16
Ethnicity
 White British 21
 Asian 5
 Other 1
Index of multiple deprivation tertile
 1 (least deprived) 16
 2 9
 3 (most deprived) 2
Highest education level
 University degree 22
 A levels 1
 College 3
 Missing 1
Personal history of cancer
 Yes 3
 No 24
Family history of cancer in a first degree relative
 Yes 8
 No 19
BMI (kg/m2)
  < 20 3
 20–25 11
  > 25 13
Smoking status
 Non-smoker 20
 Ex-smoker 7
5 or more servings of fruit or vegetables per day
 Yes 14
 No 13
Moderate physical activity for at least 30 min on most days or 3 h per week
 Yes 22
 No 5