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Table 3 Healthcare users’ characteristics

From: Researching health in diverse neighbourhoods: critical reflection on the use of a community research model in Uppsala, Sweden

Total number of interviewees 35
Gender
 Males 15
 Females 20
Marital status
 Married 16
 Divorced 4
 Widowed 5
 Single 4
 In a relationship 2
 Not known 4
Religion
 Muslim 14
 Christian 9
 Agnostic 2
 Atheist 1
 Not relevant 6
 No religion 3
Employment
 Employed 17
 Retired 6
 Stay at home 3
 Student 3
 On sick leave 2
 Unemployed 4
Countries of birth
 Ukraine 1
 Chile 2
 Indonesia 1
 Iran 2
 Iraq 2
 Sudan 2
 Kenya 1
 Somalia 4
 Inkerinmaa (Finland) 1
 Lebanon 1
 Palestine 2
 Syria 3
 Sweden 13
Age in years
 20–30 7
 31–41 7
 42–52 5
 53–63 6
 64–74 5
 75–85 4
 86–96 1
Health concerns
 Uterine Myoma 1
 Diabetes 4
 Hypertonia 2
 Heart failure 2
 Other heart problems 3
 Mental illness 7
 Missing tooth 1
 Hand injury 1
 Arthritis 1
 Epilepsy 1
 Hypothyroidism 1
 Fibromyalgia 1
 Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 1
 Haemorrhoids 1
 Rheumatism 2
 Lung embolism 1
 Asthma 3
 Dental caries 1
 Impaired kidney function 1
 Chronic pain 4
 Allergies 1
 Eye condition 1
 Irritable bowel syndrome 1
 Multiple sclerosis 1
Languages spoken
 Swedish 32
 Finnish 1
 English 20
 Greek 1
 Italian 1
 Indonesian 1
 Hindi 1
 Chinese 1
 Arabic 7
 Kurdish 2
 German 3
 Persian 2
 Swahili 2
 Tigrigna 2
 Amharic 1
 Somali 4
 Kikuyu 1
 Russian 3
 Ukrainian 1
 Spanish 3
 German 2
 French 3
 Norwegian 1
 Dutch 1
 Italian 1