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Table 1 Sample Characteristics (n = 1013)

From: Ethnic inequalities in older adults bowel cancer awareness: findings from a community survey conducted in an ethnically diverse region in England

Characteristic n (%)
Sex
 Male 485 (47.9)
 Female 476 (47.0)
 Missing / prefer not to say 52 (5.1)
Age (Years)
 60–65 351 (34.6)
 66–69 258 (25.5)
 70–75 242 (23.9)
 76+ 140 (13.8)
 Missing / prefer not to say 22 (2.2)
Ethnicity
 White British / Irish 472 (46.6)
 South Asian 276 (27.2)
 Any other Asian ethnicity 51 (5.0)
 Afro-Caribbean 68 (6.7)
 Somali 63 (6.2)
 Arab 16 (1.6)
 Mixed / Other 58 (5.7)
 Missing / prefer not to say 9 (0.9)
Main Language
English
 English 622 (61.4)
 Any other language 376 (37.1)
 Missing / prefer not to say 15 (1.5)