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Table 1 Descriptive statistics: demographic variables

From: Self-esteem, stress and self-rated health in family planning clinic patients

Variable Total pct Healthy (%) Not healthy (%) N p
City limits     327 0.4650
No 13.1 69.8 30.2   
Yes 86.9 62.7 37.3   
Age category     345 0.5731
Low (<21) 18.6 64.1 35.9   
Medium (21–30) 56.5 62.1 37.9   
High (>30) 24.9 68.6 31.4   
Number in home     345 0.3471
None 12.8 72.7 27.3   
One 24.3 64.3 35.7   
Two to three 45.2 64.7 35.3   
Four or more 17.7 55.7 44.3   
Education     345 0.3633
Less than high school 11.3 56.4 43.6   
High school degree or equivalent 28.4 61.2 38.8   
More than high school 60.3 66.8 33.2   
Ethnicity/Race     345 0.059
Hispanic 28.7 54.5 45.5   
White non-Hispanic 56.5 67.2 32.8   
Other 14.8 70.6 29.4