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Table 1 Demographics of participating communitiesa

From: Patient centered research to improve community involvement (PaRTICIpate) in diabetes self-management: a conference series for developing collaborations between researchers, stakeholders, and patients

Town/city Charleston Oxford Saltillo
Population densityb 23.8 75.0 184.3
% of population identified as African American 56.3% 23.8% 29.4%
% of population below the poverty line 32.9% 21% 17.4%
  1. aAll data presented in this table comes from the most recent census data available from the State of Mississippi [11]
  2. bMeasured as persons/square mile