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Table 2 Study measures

From: Emotional predictors of bowel screening: the avoidance-promoting role of fear, embarrassment, and disgust

Measure  
Age: Mean (SD) 57.07 (8.40)
Gender:
 Male 72 (23.6%)
 Female 233 (76.4%)
Marital status:
 Single 35 (11.5%)
 Married/cohabiting 201 (65.9%)
 Separated/divorced 52 (17.0%)
 Widowed 16 (5.2%)
Ethnicity:
 NZ European 244 (80.0%)
 NZ Maori 15 (4.9%)
 Pacific 10 (3.3%)
 Asian 12 (3.9%)
 Other 24 (7.9%)
Completed an invasive bowel screening test in last five years:
 Colonoscopy 28 (9.2%)
 Sigmoidoscopy 67 (22.0%)
 CT colonography 24 (7.9%)
Ever provided a faecal sample for testing 130 (42.6%)