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Table 1 Characteristics of the study participants (n = 4504)a. The SAMINOR 2 Clinical Survey, 2012–2014

From: Dietary patterns of adults and their associations with Sami ethnicity, sociodemographic factors, and lifestyle factors in a rural multiethnic population of northern Norway - the SAMINOR 2 clinical survey

CharacteristicsNumberPercent
Age (years)
 40–49121226.9
 50–59146732.6
 60–69182540.5
Gender
 Men205445.6
 Women245054.4
Ethnic/geographic group
 Inland and coastal non-Sami274360.9
 Inland Sami75516.8
 Inland multiethnic Sami1192.6
 Coastal Sami3848.5
 Coastal multiethnic Sami50311.2
Education level (years)
 0–991921.1
 10–12137231.5
 13–16124528.6
  ≥ 1781718.8
Gross annual household income (NOK)
 Low (≤450,000)127830.6
 Average (451,000–750,000)150836.1
 High (> 750,000)139733.4
Household size
 1 person71916.3
 2 persons198645.0
 3–4 persons127428.9
 5–8 persons4329.8
Physical activity level
 Low85019.4
 Medium280163.9
 High73416.7
Smoking status
 Never160836.0
 Former193543.4
 Current92020.6
BMI category
 Underweight/normal weight119226.5
 Overweight201844.8
 Obesity129428.7
  1. aSubgroups may not total 4504 due to missing values. Missing values: n = 151 for education level, n = 321 for gross annual household income, n = 93 for household size, n = 41 for smoking status, n = 119 for physical activity level