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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of participants

From: Validation of the Mongolian version of the SF-36v2 questionnaire for health status assessment of Mongolian adults

  Mongolian (n = 705)
Male Female Welch’s t test
[n (%)] 258 (37) 447 (63)  
Age [mean ± SD] 53.4 ± 10.6 54.0 ± 9.5 n.s.
    χ2-test
Age group [n (%)]    
 40–49 107 (41) 156 (35) n.s.
 50–59 79 (31) 163 (36)  
 60–69 44 (17) 96 (21)  
 70–79 28 (11) 32 (7)  
Smoking status [(n (%)]    
 Smoker 140 (54) 46 (10) <0.0001
 Ex-smoker 34 (13) 16 (4)  
 Non-smoker 84 (33) 385 (86)  
Occupation [n (%)]    
 White collar job 23 (9) 63 (14) <0.0001
 Blue collar job 131 (51) 145 (32)  
 Not in employment 103 (40) 230 (51)  
 Missing 1 (0) 9 (2)