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Table 1 Participant characteristics

From: Seroprevalence of 13 common pathogens in a rapidly growing U.S. minority population: Mexican Americans from San Antonio, TX

Characteristic Value (percent)
Sex  
   Male 482 (39.3%)
   Female 745 (60.7%)
Age  
   Age range 15-94 years
   Mean age 39 years
Education*  
   Elementary school (1-8 years) 329 (27.9%)
   Some high school (9-11 years) 324 (27.5%)
   High school graduation (12 years) 370 (31.4%)
   Some college (> 12 years) 157 (13.3%)
Monthly Household Income†  
   Under $500 181 (16.2%)
   $500-$749 159 (14.2%)
   $750-$999 143 (12.8%)
   $1000-$1249 171 (15.3%)
   $1250-$1499 117 (10.5%)
   $1500-$1999 123 (11.0%)
   $2000-$2999 127 (11.4%)
   $3000 and above 95 (8.5%)
Residence  
   Texas 1211(98.7%)
   Other US location 16 (1.3%)
  1. *Information available for 1180 participants
  2. †Information available for 1116 participants