Skip to main content

Table 1 Ethnic groups listed in questionnaire, and groupings (in bold) used for analysis

From: Experiencing maternity care: the care received and perceptions of women from different ethnic groups

  N %
White 20633 80.9
  British 18617 73.0
  Irish 102 0.4
  Any other white background 1914 7.5
Mixed 319 1.2
  White and Black Caribbean 80 0.3
  White and Black African 66 0.3
  White and Asian 61 0.2
  Any other mixed background 112 0.4
  Asian or Asian British 1714 6.7
Indian 584 2.3
Pakistani 596 2.3
Bangladeshi 163 0.6
  Any other Asian background* 371 1.5
  Black or Black British 966 3.8
Caribbean 162 0.6
African 659 2.6
  Any other black background* 145 0.6
Chinese or other ethnic group 687 2.7
  Chinese 142 0.6
  Any other ethnic group 545 2.1
  Not known 1169 4.6
Total 24319 100
  1. *Any other Asian background and any other black background included with any other ethnic group.