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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of the informants

From: Non-participation in mammographic screening – experiences of women from a region in Sweden

 Distance (km) from reference city (location of mammographic facility)Age (median age = 63 years)Marital statusLevel of educationEmployment statusCountry of originActive passive (A), Passive non-participation (P) or a combination for the two last invitations
Informant 160–7968Cohabiting/MarriedTertiarySelf-employedSwedenA, A
Informant 240–5963Cohabiting/MarriedTertiaryTeacherSwedenA, A
Informant 3<  1961SinglePrimaryOn disability pensionSwedenA, A
Informant 440–5968Divorced/ WidowedTertiaryPensionerSwedenA, P
Informant 5<  1964Cohabiting/MarriedTertiaryAccountantSwedenP, P
Informant 6<  1959Cohabiting/MarriedTertiaryPhysiotherapistSwedenA, A
Informant 740–5962Divorced/ WidowedPrimaryUnemployed (Housewife)LebanonA, A
Informant 820–3958Cohabiting/MarriedTertiaryTeacherSwedenA, A
Informant 940–5965Divorced/ WidowedSecondaryNursing assistantSwedenP, A
Informant 1060–7948Cohabiting/MarriedTertiaryArtistSwedenA, A
Informant 1160–7973Divorced/ WidowedTertiaryConsultant /PensionerSwedenA, A
  1. Note. Distance from reference city [14]