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Table 1 Participant Demographics (n = 44)

From: The association between subjective assessment of menstrual bleeding and measures of iron deficiency anemia in premenopausal African-American women: a cross-sectional study

Demographic measures n (%)
Age, y (mean ± SD) 37.9 ± 9.4
Body mass index, kg/m2 (mean ± SD) 32.3 ± 8.0
 18.5–24.9 8 (18.1)
 25–29.9 13 (29.5)
 ≥30 23 (52.3)
Parity (mean ± SD) (n = 43) 1.6 ± 1.5
 0 14 (32.6)
 1–3 23 (53.5)
 4–5 6 (14.0)
Employed  
 Yes 21 (47.7)
 No 23 (52.3)
Education  
 < College 16 (36.3)
 ≥ College 28 (63.6)
Annual household income  
 < $50,000 39 (88.6)
 ≥ $50,000 5 (11.4)