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Table 1 General characteristics of the study sample, Public Health Monitor 2016 (N = 33,285)

From: The cumulation of ill health and low agency in socially excluded city dwellers in the Netherlands: how to better identify high-risk/high-need population segments with public health survey data

  % / mean (SD)
Unweighted Weighted a
Demographics
 Female (%) 55.3 51.1
 Mean age (sd) 57.1 (17.7) 44.9 (17.5)
Household composition (%)
 Family with children b 13.8 21.7
 Family without children c 46.4 42.9
 Single parent 5.3 7.4
 Living alone 34.5 22.7
  1. a Sampling weights were calculated by Statistics Netherlands based on a linear model with 9 sociodemographic variables and their interaction terms [28]
  2. b Living with partner, parent(s) and/or other adult(s) with children; c ditto, without children