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Table 2 Differences in acculturation strategies between older Turkish sub-groups (n = 680)

From: Acculturation is associated with older Turkish immigrants’ self-management abilities

  Gender (%) Educational level (%) Marital status (%) Multimorbidity (%)
Acculturation strategy Male Female χ 2 High Low χ 2 Single Married χ 2 No Yes χ 2
 Integration 38.5% 29.3% 0.015 45.8% 31.0% 0.002 25.1% 37.8% 0.002 40.5% 31.4% 0.027
 Assimilation 22.4% 13.5% 0.004 22.9% 17.0% 0.127 16.4% 18.6% 0.569 19.5% 17.6% 0.576
 Separation 16.7% 33.6% < 0.001 10.7% 28.4% < 0.000 31.7% 22.1% 0.015 21.1% 26.3% 0.192
 Marginalisation 22.4% 23.7% 0.708 20.6% 23.7% 0.487 26.8% 21.5% 0.176 18.9% 24.7% 0.123
  1. Results are based on two-sided tests