Skip to main content

Table 1 Participant characteristics

From: ‘Listen and learn:’ participant input in program planning for a low-income urban population at cardiovascular risk

  Number Percentage Mean (SD)
Age 30   50.80 (14.10)
Gender
 Male 12 36.36  
 Female 21 63.64  
Race/ethnicitya
 Black 16 48.48  
 White 9 27.27  
 Latinx 4 12.12  
 Asian 1 3.03  
 Other 3 9.09  
Income sourcea
 Employment/job 4 12.12  
 SSI/SSDI 23 69.70  
 TANF 0 0.00  
 GA 3 9.09  
 Family 4 12.12  
SNAP
 Yes 24 75.00  
 No 8 25.00  
Health insurance
 Yes 32 96.97  
 No 1 3.03  
Monthly income
 0 - $200.00 6 18.18  
 $201.00 - $400.00 2 6.06  
 $401.00 - $600.00 3 9.09  
 $601.00 - $800.00 9 27.27  
 $801–$1000 0 0.00  
 More than $1000.00 7 21.21  
 Not sure/declined/missing 6 18.18  
Overall health
 Poor 8 24.24  
 Fair 14 42.42  
 Good 8 24.24  
 Very Good 2 6.06  
 Excellent 1 3.03  
Health problems
 Diabetes 9 27.27  
 Hypertension 26 78.79  
 Heart disease 4 12.12  
 Obesity 15 45.45  
 High cholesterol 12 36.36  
 Other 5 15.15  
Number of health problems
 1 13 39.39  
 2 10 30.30  
 3 or More 10 30.30  
  1. aParticipants could select more than one option