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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of all study participants (n = 71) and the subset with risk factor assessments (n = 26)

From: Feasibility of implementing a community cardiovascular health promotion program with paramedics and volunteers in a South Asian population

Variable All Study Participants
Frequency
n = 71 (%)
Subset of Participants
Frequency
n = 26 (%)
Gender
 Male 40 (56.3) 22 (84.6)
 Female 11 (15.5) 4 (15.4)
 Missing 20 (28.2) 0
Age
 Mean (SD)a 61.63 (11.1) 60.86 (11.0)
 Missing 4 (5.6) 1 (3.8)
Marital Status
 Married 51 (71.8) 22 (84.6)
 Separated 1 (1.4) 0
 Single, never married 1 (1.4) 1 (3.8)
 Widowed 3 (4.2) 1 (3.8)
 Missing 15 (21.1) 2 (7.7)
Education
 Some high school or less 10 (14.1) 10 (38.5)
 High school diploma 5 (7.0) 5 (19.2)
 Some college or university 1 (1.4) 1 (3.8)
 University or college degree 10 (14.1) 10 (38.5)
 Missing 45 (63.4) 0
Ethnicity of Mother
 South Asian (East Indian, Pakistani, Sri Lankan, etc.) 61 (85.9) 24 (92.3)
 East Asian (Chinese, Vietnamese, Filipino, Korean, etc.) 1 (1.4) 0
 Other (Latin American, Arab, West Asian) 1 (1.4) 1 (3.8)
 Missing 8 (11.3) 1 (3.8)
Ethnicity of Father
 South Asian (East Indian, Pakistani, Sri Lankan, etc.) 62 (87.3) 24 (92.3)
 East Asian (Chinese, Vietnamese, Filipino, Korean, etc.) 0 0
 Other (Latin American, Arab, West Asian) 1 (1.4) 1 (3.8)
 Missing 8 (11.3) 1 (3.8)
Languages Spoken
 Arabic 1 (1.4) 1 (3.8)
 Hindi 1 (1.4) 1 (3.8)
 Punjabi 12 (16.9) 12 (46.2)
 Urdu 2 (2.8) 2 (7.7)
 Missing 55 (77.5) 10 (38.5)
  1. aSD Standard deviation
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