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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of sample (N = 109)

From: The development and validation of the ‘Good Life in the Community Scale’ (GLiCS): a validation study with women migrants living in high income countries

Characteristics Sample (N = 109)
Self-reported Migration status
 Refugee 41(38%)
 Asylum Seeker 19 (18%)
 Economic Migrant 48 (44%)
 Not stated 1 (0%)
Age M = 34, IQR = 28—40
Country of Origin
Europe
  Spain 17 (16%)
  The Netherlands 13 (12%)
  Poland 1 (1%)
Asia
  Iran 10 (9%)
  Syria 9 (8%)
  Pakistan 7 (6%)
  Turkey 6 (6%)
  Afghanistan 5 (5%)
  Iraq 1 (1%)
  Saudi Arabia 1 (1%)
  Bangladesh 1 (1%)
  Kurdistan 4 (4%)
Africa
  Nigeria 4 (4%)
  Cameroon 2 (2%)
  Sierra Leone 2 (2%)
  Egypt 2 (2%)
  Sudan 1 (1%)
  Uganda 1 (1%)
  East Africa 1 (1%)
South America
  Guatemala 1 (1%)
  Colombia 1 (1%)
  Venezuela 2 (2%)
  Missing 17 (16%)
Participants with Children 60(55%)
Participants without Children 49 (45%)
Employment status
 Yes, regular employment 40 (37%)
 Yes, in voluntary/protected/sheltered work 14 (13%)
 No 55 (50%)
Housing
 Homeless or 24 h supervised 2 (2%)
 Sheltered or supported accommodation 27 (25%)
 Independent accommodation 80 (73%)
Living situation
 Living alone 35 (32%)
 Living with partner or family 74 (68%)