Table 1.

Demographic characteristics of participating women at baseline (N = 70)

Demographic characteristicn (%)a
Age, y
 40–498 (11.4)
 50–5941 (58.6)
 60–6918 (25.7)
 70–793 (4.3)
Race
 White57 (81.4)
 Black13 (18.6)
Marital status
 Married51 (72.9)
 Unmarried19 (27.1)
Educationb
 Graduate/professional degree12 (21.8)
 Bachelor's degree15 (27.3)
 Associate's degree4 (7.3)
 Some post–secondary education16 (29.1)
 High school or less8 (14.6)
Annual household incomeb
 $0–$24,9996 (10.9)
 $25,000–$49,99911 (20.0)
 $50,000–$74,99913 (23.6)
 $75,000–$99,9998 (14.6)
 $100,000–$149,9998 (14.6)
 $150,000 or higher9 (17.4)
BMI, kg/m2
 <18.5 (underweight)1 (1.4)
 18.5–24.9 (normal)8 (11.4)
 25.0–29.9 (overweight)31 (44.3)
 30.0 or higher (obese)30 (42.9)
Smoking statusc
 Never smoker33 (47.8)
 Former smoker26 (37.7)
 Current smoker10 (14.5)
Alcohol consumptionc (average drinks per day)
 None24 (34.8)
 1 or fewer42 (60.9)
 2 or more3 (4.4)
  • aPercentages may not add to 100.0% because of rounding.

  • bFifteen patients had missing information about educational attainment and annual household income.

  • cOne patient had missing information about tobacco and alcohol use.