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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of adults and children

From: Health need assessment in an indigenous high-altitude population living on an island in Lake Titicaca, Perú

Characteristics N (%)
Adults (N=223)
Age (Mean, SD) 46.58 (17.71)
Female 132 (59.2)
Highest education
 Never went to school 60 (26.9)
 Incomplete Primary 39 (17.5)
 Complete Primary 37 (16.6)
 Incomplete Secondary 33 (14.8)
 Complete Secondary 48 (21.5)
 Superior 6 (2.7)
National insurance 185 (83)
Children (N=144)
Age (Mean, SD) 8.17 (4.7)
Female 71 (49.3)
School attendance
 Pre-schoolers 26 (18.1)
 Currently attending 118 (8.2)
National insurance 139 (96.5)