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Table 1 Demographics of study participants

From: A focus group study of healthy eating knowledge, practices, and barriers among adult and adolescent immigrants and refugees in the United States

Focus Groups N Gender (% female) Age (mean + SD) Years lived in U.S. (mean + SD) Language most commonly spoken at home (% English) Mean annual household income (US dollars) Education level (% high school equivalent or less)
Cambodian        
Adult (2) 14 71% 58.8 ± 13.2 18.6 ± 10.1 0% 14,862 100%
Adolescent (2) 15 60% 14.6 ± 1.5 9.1 ± 5.8 0%   
Mexican        
Adult (2) 14 50% 42.8 ± 5.4 12.7 ± 7.5 0% 24,000 86%
Adolescent (2) 22 59% 14.8 ± 1.7 12.2 ± 3.7 27%   
Somali        
Adult (2) 15 47% 40.2 ± 11.3 11.1 ± 4.2 0% 28,092 60%
Adolescent (2) 21 43% 14.3 ± 1.1 11.2 ± 3.7 24%   
Sudanese        
Adult (2) 11 45% 47.7 ± 12.2 8.5 ± 4.5 9% 24,857 45%
Adolescent (2) 15 53% 14.3 ± 1.9 12.8 ± 2.9 33%