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Table 1 Characteristics of panel members (n = 26)

From: Re-development of mental health first aid guidelines for supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders who are engaging in non-suicidal self-injury

  % (n)
Age group (range: 28–58, mean: 45.5 years)
 25–40 years 19.2% (5)
 41–50 years 46.2% (12)
 51–60 years 34.6% (9)
Gender
 Female 69.2% (18)
 Male 30.8 (8)
Indigenous identification
 Aboriginal 92.3% (24)
 Torres Strait Islander 3.8% (1)
 Both Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3.8% (1)
State where currently working
 Victoria 23.1% (6)
 Queensland 15.4% (4)
 Western Australia 11.5% (3)
 New South Wales 11.5% (3)
 Northern Territory 7.7% (2)
 South Australia 7.7% (2)
 Australian Capital Territory 7.7% (2)
 Tasmania 3.8% (1)
 Australia wide 11.5% (3)
Personal (i.e. not professional) experience with non-suicidal self-injury
 In myself 16.0% (4)
 In my family 64.0% (16)
 In my friends 52.0% (13)
 In my broader community network 64.0% (16)
 No personal experience 4.0% (1)
 I’d rather not say 0.0% (0)