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Table 1 Characteristics of respondents

From: Measuring cancer care coordination: development and validation of a questionnaire for patients

  n %
Sex   
Male 365 53.2
Female 321 46.8
Country of birth   
Australia 521 75.9
Other 165 24.0
Marital status   
Never married 73 10.6
Married/living as married 459 66.9
Other 143 20.8
Education   
Primary school only or none 68 9.9
Secondary school 340 49.6
Tertiary degree or diploma 242 35.3
Employment status   
Casual/part time/student 60 8.7
Full time 161 23.5
Retired 405 59.0
Unemployed 47 6.9
Location   
Metropolitan 409 59.6
Regional 277 40.4
Cancer Site   
Colorectal 566 82.5
Gynaecological 52 7.6
Breast 18 2.6
Lung/mesothelioma 9 1.3
Other/multiple sites 32 4.7
Cancer type   
Primary cancer 630 91.8
Recurrent cancer 26 3.8
Treatments received   
Surgery 659 96.0
Chemotherapy 278 40.5
Radiotherapy 84 12.2
Hormone therapy 27 3.9
  1. ^Where data are missing, categories do not sum to 100%