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Table 2 Demographics Characteristics of Study 2 Sample (N = 241)

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 68
Ethnicity  
   European-American 28.4
   Latina/Hispanic 17.3
   Middle Eastern 12.1
   Asian-American 9.5
   Black/African-American 7
   Native-American < 1.0
   Mixed Ethnicity 1.2
Place of Birth  
   U.S. 44.6
   Outside of the U.S. 48.1
   Unknown 1.6
Education level  
   Less than high school 19.8
   High school graduate 20.9
   Completed Trade school 7.4
   Less than 2 years college 26
   Bachelor's Degree 15.7
   Some Graduate school 3.3
   Master's Degree 2.9
   Ph.D., M.D. and/or J.D. 2.5
   Unknown 1.2
Employment Status  
   Full-time 17.3
   Part-time 10.7
   Not employed 72
   Unknown < 1.0
Marital Status  
   Single 6.1
   Divorced 11.5
   Married 50.8
   Widowed 30.3
   Divorced and living with significant other 1.2
   Unknown < 1.0