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Table 1 Participant characteristics.

From: Mapping patterns of complementary and alternative medicine use in cancer: An explorative cross-sectional study of individuals with reported positive "exceptional" experiences

Characteristics Frequency (n = 38)
Age Median 55 years (min = 36, max = 85)
≤ 40 years 3
41–50 years 9
51–60 years 13
61–70 years 6
>70 years 5
Age unknown 2
Sex  
Female 31
Male 7
Marital status  
Married or common-law 19
Divorced/Separated/Widowed/Single 15
Unknown 4
Occupational Status  
Working full-time 7
Working part-time 2
On sick-leave 7
Pension 9
Unknown 13
Education  
College education 20
Elementary school + High School 4
Unknown 14