Table 2.

Focus group participant characteristics

Breast/ovarian cancers (n = 66)Gynecologic cancers (n = 44)Lung/Head/Neck/Oral cancers (n = 88)
RiskHighAverageHighAverageHighAverageTotal
# of Focus Groups66448836
# of Participantsn = 33% (n)n = 33% (n)n = 21% (n)n = 23% (n)n = 47% (n)n = 41% (n)198% (n)
Sex
 Male48.9% (23)41.5% (17)20.2% (40)
 Female100.0% (33)100.0% (33)100.0% (21)100.0% (23)51.1% (24)58.5% (24)79.8% (158)
Age
 Mean (range)35.9 (30, 43)51.1 (45, 58)35.6 (30, 44)51.4 (45, 60)34.0 (30, 39)34.3 (30, 39)57.2 (50, 69)55.3 (48, 68)47.0 (30, 69)
Race/Ethnicity
 White72.7% (24)69.7% (23)52.4% (11)73.9% (17)87.2% (41)61.0% (25)71.2% (141)
 Black21.2% (7)15.2% (5)23.8% (5)8.7% (2)8.5% (4)22.0% (9)16.2% (32)
 Hispanic3.0% (1)6.1% (2)14.3% (3)8.7% (2)4.3% (2)4.9% (2)6.1% (12)
 Asian3.0% (1)3.0% (1)8.7% (2)7.3% (3)3.0% (6)
 Other/Mixed6.1% (2)9.5% (2)4.9% (2)3.0% (6)