Table 1.

Characteristics and 95% CIs of the weighted sample (unweighted n = 5,581)

Total sample %White %Black %Hispanic %Asian %
Female50.69 (49.94-51.44)51.23 (50.32-52.15)57.25 (52.14-62.37)45.17* (40.65-49.69)42.16 (32.00-52.32)
Married57.20 (56.35-58.06)60.31 (59.46-61.52)36.32 (32.19-40.45)57.58 (52.49-62.67)61.08 (49.58-72.57)
College or greater24.91 (24.39-25.44)27.64 (26.96-28.32)16.40 (13.16-19.64)10.23 (7.61-12.84)45.96 (35.73-56.19)
Family history of cancer70.10 (68.14-72.07)76.67 (74.55-78.80)64.86 (59.13-70.59)51.91 (44.79-59.03)36.71 (24.43-49.00)
Ever smoker45.65 (43.60-47.71)48.68 (46.51-50.86)44.50 (38.55-50.45)39.99 (33.59-46.39)19.66 (10.97-28.35)
Total sample meanWhite meanBlack meanHispanic meanAsian mean
Age44.33 (44.33-44.60)46.27 (45.95-46.59)43.85 (42.07-45.63)36.50 (35.01-37.92)38.73 (35.35-42.12)
Perceived health (of 5)3.42 (3.38-3.56)3.48 (3.43-3.53)3.32 (3.21-3.43)3.22 (3.09-3.35)3.30 (3.07-3.54)
PCR (of 5)2.62 (2.58-2.67)2.73 (2.69-2.78)2.34 (2.22-2.46)2.46 (2.32-2.59)2.09 (1.90-2.29)
  • *Subgroup significantly different from whites (P < 0.01).

  • Subgroup significantly different from whites (P < 0.001).

  • Subgroup significantly different from whites (P < 0.05).