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Table 4 Differences in Retention, Knowledge Preferences, Perceptions, and Primary Language by Cultural Sub-groups.

From: Heterogeneity within the Asian American community

Questions Asian Indian1 Chinese1 Filipino1 Japanese1 Korean1 Vietnamese1 Chi-square significance
Retained in study through follow up 56% 67% 69% 62% 76% 65% .02
Breast cancer knowledge reported sufficient 44% 37% 40% 43% 17% 45% .0005
Willing to share breast cancer knowledge with family and friends 87% 95% 97% 87% 84% 91% .001
Perceived receptivity of family and friends to breast cancer knowledge 65% 73% 75% 76% 86% 68% .0005
Prefer to get knowledge from classroom setting 24% 18% 21% 30% 36% 22% .002
Prefer to get new health knowledge by mail 81% 74% 68% 66% 76% 52% .0005
Prefer to get new health knowledge by telephone 24% 19% 31% 23% 34% 38% .0005
Receive free information in the future to keep family healthy 83% 95% 92% 72% 89% 95% .0005
Willing to receive information of personal nature 81% 91% 91% 72% 84% 91% .002
English as a Native Language 7% 6% 7% 15% 2% 1% .001
  1. 1 The numbers represent only women who provided valid data for these questions.
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