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Table 1 The differences of self-reported health among migrant workers in socio-demographic characteristics

From: Experiences of discrimination and self-reported health in Chinese migrants: a structural equation model

  N % Self-report health
\( \overline{\mathrm{x}} \) (SD)
Z / χ2 P
Gender
 Male 8799 55.0 23.4 (3.8) -8.03 <.0001
 Female 7200 45.0 23.0 (3.9)   
Age
  < 18 291 1.8 24.3 (3.5) 151.64 <.0001
 18–29 6070 37.9 23.6 (3.7)   
 29–39 5668 35.4 23.1 (3.9)   
 39–49 3349 20.9 22.8 (4.0)   
  ≥ 49 621 3.9 22.3 (4.1)   
Marital status     64.28 <.0001
 Unmarried 4056 (25.35) 23.6 (3.7)   
 Married 11,540 (72.13) 23.1 (3.9)   
 Remarried 169 (1.06) 22.8 (4.0)   
 Divorced 198 (1.24) 23.2 (4.0)   
 Widowed 36 (0.23) 21.0 (4.5)   
Hukou
 Agriculture 13,759 86.0 23.3 (3.9) -4.75 <.0001
 Non-agriculture 2240 14.0 22.9 (3.9)   
Education     50.27 <.0001
 Illiteracy or primary school 1505 9.4 22.7 (4.0)   
 Middle school 8085 50.5 23.3 (3.8)   
 High school 4051 25.3 23.4 (3.8)   
 College and above 2358 14.7 22.9 (3.9)   
Personal month net income (USD)
  < 300 2412 15.1 22.9 (4.1) 12.62 0.0055
 300–750 10,578 66.1 23.2 (3.8)   
 750–1500 2466 15.4 23.3 (3.9)   
  ≥ 1500 543 3.4 22.9 (4.0)   
Household month income (USD)
  < 300 420 2.6 23.6 (4.1) 12.57 0.0057
 300–750 5990 37.4 23.2 (3.9)   
 750–1500 7541 47.2 23.1 (3.9)   
  ≥ 1500 2048 12.8 23.3 (3.8)   
Migrated distance
 Across province 8771 54.8 23.1 (3.9) 3.42 0.0006
 With province 7228 45.2 23.3 (3.9)   
Migrant time
 Over five years 11,105 69.4 23.3 (3.8) −1.95 0.511
 Less than five years 4894 30.6 23.1 (3.9)   
Total 15,999 100.0 23.2 (3.7)