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Table 1 Summary of the socio-demographic characteristic between urban-to-urban and rural-to-urban migrant old adults (N = 1000)

From: Assessment of health inequality between urban-to-urban and rural-to-urban migrant older adults in China: a cross-sectional study

VariablesUrban-to-urbanRural-to-urbanTotalχ2p
n%n%n%
Gender      8.01< 0.01
 Male26049.3419140.3845145.10  
 Female26750.6628259.6254954.90  
Age      14.95< 0.01
 60 to 69 years41177.9941387.3282482.40  
 70 years or above11622.016012.6817617.60  
Marital status      1.060.3
 In marriage44384.0638681.6182982.90  
 Not-in-marriage8415.948718.3917117.10  
Educational attainment      201.98< 0.01
 Primary school and be low12223.1532167.8644344.30  
 Junior school and above40576.8515232.1455755.70  
Mainly economic source      135.88< 0.01
 Oneself or spouse45185.5824451.5969569.50  
 Offspring or others7614.4222948.4130530.50  
Years living in local city      15.74< 0.01
 6 months to 1 year356.646213.11979.70  
 1 to 3 years13225.0511524.3124724.70  
 3 to 6 years18735.4817637.2136336.30  
 6 to 20 years17332.8312025.3729329.30  
Weight status      9.220.03
 Low weight142.66234.90373.71  
 Normal29155.2227458.4256556.73  
 Overweight19937.7614330.4934234.34  
 Obesity234.36296.18525.22  
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