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Table 2 Demographic and clinical history characteristics of participants (N = 255)

From: Predictors of regular mammography use among American Indian women in Oklahoma: a cross-sectional study

Variable Levels n Percent
Age 40-49 years 116 50%
50-59 years 74 32%
Over 60 years 43 18%
Have children Yes 223 87%
Education Less than high school diploma 37 15%
Graduated high school or completed GED 68 27%
Some post high school education 110 44%
College graduate or more 36 14%
Employment Status Full-time 100 40%
Part-time 23 9%
Unemployed 130 51%
How often have breast exam by physician? Every year 136 54%
Every 2 years 30 12%
Every 3–5 years 42 17%
Only once/Never 44 17%
Income 0-$15,000 67 27%
$15,000-$45,000 105 43%
>$45,000 75 30%
Marital status Living with someone 131 51%
Living alone 124 49%
Have a primary physician? Yes 231 91%
Have a private health insurance? Yes 151 59%
Rural area Yes 88 35%
Visit primary physician at least 1/year? Yes 225 89%
Family history of breast cancer? Yes 72 28%