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Table 1 Participant characteristics (mean (std) or percent) by Focus Group

From: Unexpected benefits of and lessons learned from shifting to virtual focus group discussions in the BEECON trial

Participant characteristics In-person (N = 24) Virtual (N = 14)
Focus group sessions 5 2
Participants 24 14
 Mean 4.8 7
 Range 2–6 7–7
Demographics   
 Age 37.9 (10.9) 34.6 (5.8)
 Gender   
  Female 91.7 100
  Male 8.3 0
 Ethnicity   
  Hispanic or Latino 70.8 78.6
  Not Hispanic/Latino 29.2 14.3
  Unknown or Not Reported 0 7.1
 Race   
  White 8.3 50.0
  Black or African American 12.5 0.0
Other Race* 8.3 7.1
 Unknown or Not Reported 70.8 42.9
Tech Readiness (TR) Scale 3.5 (0.5) 3.6 (0.6)
Distance they live from clinic (in miles) 3.0 (3.6) 4.9 (2.6)
  1. *Other Race includes Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian, Other Single Race and More Than One Race