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Table 2 Participant Socio-demographic Characteristics

From: Cognitive testing of the Colon Cancer Screening Behaviours Survey with South Asian immigrants in Canada

Variable Language Group
Urdu (n = 18) English (n = 12)
Age: Mean, Standard Deviation 58.8(7.31) 59(6.2)
Sex, % (n)
 Male 44.5(8) 58.3(7)
 Female 55.5(10) 41.6(5)
Country of birth, % (n)
 India 33.3(6) 58.3(7)
 Pakistan 61.1(11) 41.6(5)
 Bangladesh 0(0) 0(0)
 Other 5.5(1) 0(0)
Years in Canada, % (n)
 More than 30 years 16.6(3) 25(3)
 21–30 years 11.1(2) 8.3(1)
 11–20 years 61.1(11) 50(6)
 6–10 years 0(0) 16.6(2)
 Less than 1 year 11.1(2) 0(0)
Highest completed education, % (n)
 Less than high school 22.2(4) 8.3(1)
 Completed high school 22.2(4) 8.3(1)
 Completed some college/university 22.2(4) 0(0)
 University degree 16.6(3) 33.3(4)
 Post graduate degree 16.6(3) 50(6)
Had a family physician, % (n) 100.0(18) 100.0(12)
Family physician from same cultural, % (n)
 Yes 55.5(10) 75(9)
 No 27.7(5) 16.6(2)
 Not applicable 16.6(3) 8.3(1)