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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of sample

From: Who is distressed? A comparison of psychosocial stress in pregnancy across seven ethnicities

Characteristic n (%)
Maternal Age (n = 3283)  
 18–24 296 (9.0)
 25–29 1018 (31.0)
 30–34 1327 (40.4)
 35–39 552 (17.1)
 40+ 80 (2.4)
Marital Status (n = 3354)  
 Married/Common Law 3165 (94.4)
 Other 189 (5.6)
Education (n = 3356)  
 High School or Less 370 (11.0)
 Some or completed university/college 2458 (73.2)
 Some or completed graduate school 528 (15.7)
Income (n = 3252)  
  < $20,000 105 (3.0)
 $20,000–40,000 194 (5.5)
 $40,000–70,000 484 (13.6)
 $70,000–99,999 797 (22.4)
  ≥ 100,000 1672 (47.1)
Language (n = 3359)  
 English 2967 (83.5)
 French 23 (0.6)
 Other 369 (10.4)
Ethnic Identity (n = 3552)  
 White 2636 (74.2)
 Black/African 50 (1.4)
 First Nations 32 (0.9)
 Asian 164 (4.6)
 Other Asian 232 (6.5)
 Arab 43 (1.2)
 Latin American 79 (2.2)
 Mixed/Other 118 (3.3)
 Did Not Answer 198 (5.6)