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Table 1 Demographic Information of Participants

From: Desire for and barriers to obtaining effective contraception among women experiencing homelessness

Demographic Variable % Sample (n = 54)
Ethnicity
 Black 79
 White 13
 Hispanic 4
 Asian 0
 Other 0
Education
 None 2
 1-4th grade 0
 5-8th grade 0
 Some high school 26
 High school graduate 26
 Some college 33
 Technical, vocational 2
 College degree 7
 Masters or doctorate 4
Marital Status
 Married 2
 Widowed 0
 Divorced or annulled 11
 Separated 4
 Single, never been married 83
Employment Status
 Employed for wages 20
 Self-employed 6
 Out of work but looking for work 46
 Out of work but not currently looking for work 17
 Homemaker 2
 Student 6
 Military 0
 Retired 0
Health Insurance
 None 20
 State health insurance 74
 Private health insurance 8