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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of study participants (n = 49)

From: Strategies to improve palatability and increase consumption intentions for Momordica charantia(bitter melon): A vegetable commonly used for diabetes management

Characteristic n %1
Gender   
Male 23 47%
Female 26 53%
Ethnicity   
Caucasian (white) 20 41%
Chinese 9 18%
Japanese 7 14%
Hawaiian/Part-Hawaiian 3 6%
Filipino 2 4%
Indian (India) 2 4%
Korean 2 4%
Mexican 1 2%
Samoan 1 2%
Other 2 4%
Age (yr) 2   
18-24 17 35%
25-29 13 27%
30-39 6 13%
40-49 5 10%
50-59 5 10%
60-65 2 4%
  1. 1Percentages may not add up to 100 due to rounding.
  2. 2Age provided by 48 participants