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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of focus group participants (n = 37)

From: Assessing health professionals’ perception of health literacy in Rhode Island community health centers: a qualitative study

  n (%)
Gender
 Female 33 (89.2)
 Male 4 (10.8)
Age Group
 18–24 years 6 (16.2)
 25–34 years 13 (35.1)
 35–44 years 12 (32.4)
 45–54 years 2 (5.4)
 55+ 4 (10.8)
Hispanic, Latino, or of Spanish Origin
 Yes 15 (40.5)
 No 22 (59.5)
Race
 Asian 3 (8.1)
 Black or African American 6 (16.2)
 White 22 (59.5)
 Other 2 (5.4)
 Missing 4 (10.8)
Education
 High school graduate or the equivalent 3 (8.1)
 Some college 2 (5.4)
 Trade/technical/vocational training 7 (18.9)
 Associate degree 6 (16.2)
 Bachelor degree 11 (29.7)
 Master degree, professional degree, doctorate 8 (21.6)