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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of participants, May - December 2018

From: Diné (Navajo) female perspectives on mother–daughter communication and cultural assets around the transition to womanhood: a cross-sectional survey

Characteristics N, (%) Community A Community B p-value
Total 200 102 98 0.46
Age group (years)     0.16
 < 20 1 (1%) 0 1  
 20–29 42 (21%) 14 28  
 30–39 44 (22%) 25 19  
 40–49 30 (15%) 14 16  
 50–59 36 (18%) 21 15  
 60–69 28 (14%) 15 13  
 70+ 9 (5%) 6 3  
 Did not answer 10 (5%) 7 3  
 Average ± SD 44 ± 15.5 46.5 41.5 0.03
Which of the following describes you?a     0.52
 Mother 95 (48%) 45 50  
 Grandmother 37 (19%) 20 17  
 Aunt 59 (30%) 28 31  
 Older sister 55 (28%) 31 24  
 None of the above 3 (2%) 0 3  
 All of the above 50 (25%) 26 24  
Marital status     0.02
 Single 64 (32%) 34 30  
 Not married but have partner 39 (20%) 12 27  
 Married 69 (35%) 43 26  
 Widowed 9 (5%) 3 6  
 Divorced 16 (8%) 9 7  
 Did not answer 3 (2%) 1 2  
  1. Percentages may not equal 100 due to rounding
  2. Significant p-values at the 0.05 level are in bold
  3. aMore than one answer allowed