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Table 1 Demographic charactertistics and SES level of participants

From: Extended parallel process model (EPPM) in evaluating lung Cancer risk perception among older smokers

  Frequency Valid Percent (%)
SES Level
 Low 55 25.6
 Medium 124 57.7
 High 36 16.7
Marital Status
 Single 8 3.7
 Married-Engaged 188 87.4
 Divorced 7 3.3
 Widow 12 5.6
Age
 45–50 years 72 33.5
 51–55 years 43 20.0
 56–60 years 38 17.7
 61–65 years 29 13.5
 66–70 years 10 4.7
 71–75 years 14 6.5
 > 75 years 9 4.2
Education
 Illiterate 21 9.8
 End of Elemntary school 51 23.7
 End of Middle school 46 21.4
 End of High school 42 19.5
 End of Associate degree 37 17.2
 End of Bachelor’s degree 15 7.0
 End of Master’s degree 1 .5
 Ph.d. and more 2 .9
Occupation
 Farmer 12 5.6
 Factory worker 9 4.2
 Receptionist 1 .5
 Teacher 5 2.3
 University faculty 3 1.4
 Driver 49 22.8
 Office employee 81 37.7
 Home keeper 21 9.8
 Other 34 15.8
Recruitment Location
 Parks 45 20.9
 Bus stations 29 13.4
 Retirement houses 24 11.1
 Senior organizations 18 8.3
 Imam Reza hospital 25 11.6
 Razi hospital 50 23.2
 Other 24 11.1