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Table 1 Socio-demographic variables of the study population

From: The relationship between social support and self-reported health status in immigrants: an adjusted analysis in the Madrid Cross Sectional Study

  Immigrant population (n = 612) Spanish population (n = 903) p-value
Age (SDa) 34.5 (9.5) 37.1 (11.3) <0.01
Sex    
   Women 74.0% 72.0% 0.38
   Men 26.0% 28.0%  
Marital status    
   Single 36.1% 41.5% 0.09
   Married 53.8% 50.1%  
   Divorced 8.7% 6.5%  
   Widow 1.4% 1.9%  
Educational level    
   No studies 1.1% 0.4% < 0.01
   Primary school 7.5% 10.6%  
   High school 61.1% 43.6%  
   Qualified 15.9% 25.8%  
   Bachelor degree 14.4% 19.6%  
Occupational status    
   Manager 1.5% 12.8% < 0.01
   Administrative/Self employer 12.1% 33.0%  
   Manual worker 65.0% 27.2%  
   Unemployed 21.4% 27.0%  
Monthly incomes    
   > 1000 € 11.4% 3.0% <0.01
   500-1000 € 51.7% 19.5%  
   < 500 € 36.9% 77.5%  
  1. a Standard deviation