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Table 1 Sample Demographics (n = 211)

From: Examination of dietary habits among the indigenous Kuna Indians of Panama

  Percentage
Age
 18–39 83 (40.1%)
 40–59 67 (32.4%)
 60–90 57 (27.5%)
Sex
 Male 57 (27.0%)
 Female 154 (73%)
Education
 None 35 (17.6%)
 Primary 57 (28.6%)
 Secondary/University 107 (53.8%)
Monthly Income
 Poor 108 (51.9%)
 Low-Moderate 77 (37.0%)
 Moderate-High 23 (11.1%)
Married
 No 56 (29.6%)
 Yes 133 (70.4%)
Can Read/Write
 No 43 (20.7%)
 Yes 165 (79.3%)
Family Dependents
 1 to 5 52 (25.0%)
 6 to 8 61 (29.3%)
 9 to 11 50 (24.0%)
 12 to 22 45 (21.6%)
Regular Physical Activity 189 (89.8%)
Alcohol in past 6 months 117 (55.6%)
Tobacco products in last 30 days 13 (6.2%)
  1. Education – none: < 5th grade; primary: 5th grade - <12th grade; secondary: > = 12th grade
  2. Income – poor: don’t know; low-moderate: < $250; moderate-high: > = $250