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Table 1 Characteristics (mean and range) of study participants

From: Dietary intake of Senegalese adults

Variable Mean (range)
Age (yrs) 31.0 (20.0, 62.0)
Body Mass Index (kg/m2) 22.7 (17.8, 31.3)
  Freq (%)
Prepare own meals 3 (6)
Live in urban area 40 (80)
Married 32 (64)
Ever smoked 16 (32)
Education  
   Primary/illiterate (includes Coranic School education) 14 (28)
   First half of secondary school 5 (10)
   Last half of secondary school 11 (22)
   College education 20 (40)
Ethnicity (Maternal)  
   Arab 1 (2)
   Diolas 4 (8)
   Mandingues 6 (12)
   Mencayne 1 (2)
   Pulaar 12 (24)
   Sereer 11 (22)
   Soninke 1 (2)
   Wolof 14 (28)
Ethnicity (Paternal)  
   Arab 1 (2)
   Diolas 4 (8)
   Mandingues 4 (8)
   Mencayne 1 (2)
   Pulaar 13 (26)
   Sereer 10 (20)
   Soninke 1 (2)
   Wolof 16 (32)