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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of Kuwaiti participants

From: Development of a semi-quantitative food frequency questionnaire for use in United Arab Emirates and Kuwait based on local foods

  Men (N = 56) Women (N = 145) Overall (N = 201)
Age 45.6 ± 14.0 37.3 ± 12 39.6 ± 13.3
BMI (kg/m2) 26.6 ± 7 25.9 ± 5 26.0 ± 6
Education
None 0% 0% 0%
Primary school 0% 5% 4%
Secondary school 32% 18% 21%
Trade School 5% 4% 4%
University 64% 72% 70%
Income
<500 68% 31% 61%
501–1000 32% 54% 36%
>1000 0% 15% 3%