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Table 1 ACE Activators and participant characteristics

From: Mobilising people as assets for active ageing promotion: a multi-stakeholder perspective on peer volunteering initiatives

  Activators (n=13)
n (%)
Participants (n=20)
Age (mean; years) 66.8 ± 4.3 75.9 ± 8.3
Range 63–74 67–94
Gender
Female 10 (77) 13 (65)
Male 3 (23) 7 (35)
Ethnicity
White Caucasian 13 (100) 19 (95)
Other   1 (5)
Marital status
Married 7 (54) 6 (30)
Widowed 3 (23) 8 (40)
Divorced/separated 2 (15) 5 (25)
Single/living with partner 1 (8) 1 (5)
Highest education level completed
Completed secondary school 5 (39) 14 (70)
Some college/ vocational training 1 (8) 3 (15)
Completed college or university 5 (39) 2 (10)
Completed graduate degree or higher 2 (15) 1 (5)