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Table 3 Characteristics of Afghan participants (n = 30)

From: How do Australian maternity and early childhood health services identify and respond to the settlement experience and social context of refugee background families?

  Number
Background  
Hazara 21
Tajik 6
Pashtu, Afghan or Sadath 3
Length of time in Australia  
<12 months 3
1-2 years 6
3-5 years 6
6+ years 11
Country lived in before coming to Australia  
Afghanistan 3
Pakistan 23
Iran, Syria, United Arab Emirates 4
Language spoken at home  
Dari only 12
Hazaragi, Pashto, Urdu, Arabic 11
Dari & other language 5
Dari & English 2
Education  
Completed secondary school 15
Did not complete secondary school 15
Number of children  
One child 10
Two or more 20
Household  
Nuclear 20
Extended 10
Health care concession card  
Yes 26
No 4