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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of patients in the sample

From: Socioeconomic disparities in access to intensive insulin regimens for adults with type 1 diabetes: a qualitative study of patient and healthcare professional perspectives

Characteristics Number
Gender
 Male 13
 Female 15
Age
 18–29 4
 30–39 7
 40–49 10
 50–59 4
 60–69 2
 ≥ 70 1
Socioeconomic classificationa
 Higher managerial, administrative and professional 11
 Intermediate 7
 Routine and manual 9
 Student 1
Education
 Left school at 16 (no further qualifications) 10
 Continued with education/qualifications post 16 18
Deprivation (IMD 2010)b
 Quintile 1 (Most deprived) 11
 Quintile 2 6
 Quintile 3 2
 Quintile 4 6
 Quintile 5 (Least Deprived) 3
  1. aThe Standard Occupational Classification 2010 (three classes version). Unemployed individuals were coded to their last occupation
  2. bThe Index of Multiple Deprivation 2010 [43].