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Table 2 Participants’ demographic information

From: COVID-19 one year on: identification of at-risk groups for psychological trauma and poor health-protective behaviour using a telephone survey

Demographic factor (total n = 3011) n % (of valid cases only)
Gender
 Male 1415 47.0
 Female 1596 53.0
Age
 18–29 yo 474 16.0
 30–59 (vs. 18–29 yo) 1579 53.2
 60 or above (vs. 18–29 yo) 913 30.8
 Missing 45 -
Education
 Primary school or below 564 18.9
 Secondary school 1391 46.6
 College or above 1028 34.5
 Missing 28 -
Marital status
 Married 1785 60.4
 Not married, i.e., Single/divorced/separated/widowed 1173 39.6
 Missing 53 -
Work status
 Full-time 1370 45.7
 Part-time 317 10.6
 Unemployed (vs. full-time) 227 7.6
 Retired (vs. full-time) 627 20.9
 Student (vs. full-time) 136 4.5
 Housemaker (vs. full-time) 320 10.7
 Missing 14 -
Income
 No personal income 661 24.4
  < HK$10,000 577 21.3
 HK$10,000–19,999 599 22.1
 HK$20,000–49,999 680 25.1
 HK$50,000 or more 192 7.1
 Missing 302 -
Carer status
 Is a carer 705 23.6
 Not a carer 2281 76.4
 Missing 25 -
Watch news
 Less than 15 min 589 21.5
 15 – 29 min 384 14.0
 30 – 59 min 745 27.2
 1 h or more 1018 37.2
 Missing 275 -