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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of study populations

From: Patterns of pharmaceutical use for immigrants to Spain and Norway: a comparative study of prescription databases in two European countries

Aragon Born in Spain China Colombia Morocco Poland
 n 1,102,391 3978 10,304 18,400 3169
 0–14 years % 12.4 17.3 10.6 12.9 10.2
 15–64 years % 64.9 80.7 87.0 84.7 89.5
 65+ years % 22.8 1.9 2.4 2.4 0.3
 Mean age (SD) 44.8 (23.2) 30.7 (15.2) 33.9 (14.6) 32.5 (14.4) 33.3 (13.0)
 Women % 51.1 52.9 56.7 37.2 41.5
Norway Born in Norway China Colombia Morocco Poland
 n 4,351,084 8386 4736 4824 42,787
 0–14 years % 19.8 32.4 30.8 3.7 9.1
 15–64 years % 63.9 62.5 68.3 91.9 89.4
 65+ years % 16.4 5.1 0.8 4.4 1.4
 Mean age (SD) 39.2 (23.9) 28.6 (19.8) 21.5 (12.9) 39.5 (13.6) 33.9 (13.6)
 Women % 50.2 68.9 46.6 42.9 32