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Table 1 Demographic and social characteristics of the individuals by neighbourhoods’ type

From: Unhealthy lifestyles, environment, well-being and health capability in rural neighbourhoods: a community-based cross-sectional study

  Small Village Parish Council Municipality Total
(n = 84) (n = 112) (n = 74) (n = 270)
Age, years
  < 35 2 (2%) 3 (3%) 11 (15%) 16 (6%)
 35–54 7 (8%) 20 (18%) 15 (20%) 42 (16%)
 55–74 42 (50%) 48 (43%) 38 (51%) 128 (47%)
  > 74 33 (39%) 41 (37%) 10 (14%) 84 (31%)
Sex
 Female 56 (67%) 64 (57%) 50 (68%) 170 (63%)
 Male 28 (33%) 48 (43%) 24 (32%) 100 (37%)
Education
 None 24 (29%) 10 (9%) 5 (7%) 39 (14%)
 1st cycle of basic education 48 (57%) 71 (63%) 29 (39%) 148 (55%)
 2nd cycle of basic education 6 (7%) 9 (8%) 5 (7%) 20 (7%)
 3rd cycle of basic education 9 (8%) 8 (11%) 17 (6%)
 Secondary education 3 (4%) 10 (9%) 9 (12%) 22 (8%)
 Higher Education 3 (4%) 3 (3%) 18 (24%) 24 (9%)
Employment status
 Unemployed 6 (7%) 1 (1%) 3 (4%) 10 (4%)
 Employed 11 (13%) 32 (29%) 36 (49%) 79 (29%)
 Student 1 (1%) 2 (3%) 3 (1%)
 Unable to work 1 (1%) 2 (3%) 3 (1%)
 Retired 65 (77%) 77 (69%) 30 (41%) 172 (64%)
  1. Data are in (%), some percentages might not add to 100% due to option given to subjects of not answering