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Table 1 Demographics Characteristics of Study 1 Sample (N = 220)

From: The validation of a new measure quantifying the social quality of life of ethnically diverse older women: two cross-sectional studies

Demographic variables Median
%
Age 71
Ethnicity  
   European-American 37.3
   Latina/Hispanic 28.2
   Middle Eastern 12.7
   Asian-American 8.2
   Black/African-American 6.8
   Native-American 3.2
   Mixed Ethnicity 3.2
Place of Birth  
   U.S. 46.2
   Outside of the U.S. 53.8
   Unknown 3.6
Education level  
   Less than high school 31.4
   High school graduate 20.5
   Completed Trade school 5.9
   Less than 2 years college 17.7
   Bachelor's Degree 13.2
   Some Graduate school 1.8
   Master's Degree 6.4
   Ph.D., M.D. and/or J.D. 1.8
   Unknown 1.4
Employment Status  
   Full-time 12.7
   Part-time 10.4
   Not employed 76.9
   Unknown 3.6
Marital Status  
   Single 6.8
   Divorced 12.7
   Married 40.5
   Widowed 35.9
   Divorced and living  
   with significant other 0.9
   Unknown 3.2