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Table 1 Demographic characteristic of 20 interview participants

From: “Since I’m a little bit more mature”: contraception and the arc of time for women in midlife

  Frequency Percentage
Age, y
 Range 40–55  
 Mean 45.05  
 Median 45  
Racea
 White 12 60
 Black or African American 8 40
 Other 1 5
Ethnicity
 Hispanic/Latinx 0 0
 Non-Hispanic/Latinx 20 100
Sexual Orientation
 Heterosexual or straight 18 90
 Gay or lesbian 1 5
 Bisexual 1 5
Household Income
 Less than $10,000 3 15
 $10,001 – $24,999 4 20
 $25,000 – $34,999 2 10
 $35,000 – $49,999 1 5
 $50,000 – $74,999 1 5
 $75,000 – $99,999 3 15
 More than or equal to $100,000 6 30
Marital status
 Single 10 50
 Married 8 40
 Divorced or separated 1 5
 Prefer not to say 1 5
Education
 High school diploma or GED 1 5
 Some college, no degree 4 20
 Trade, technical, or vocational training 1 5
 Bachelor’s degree 2 10
 Master’s degree or higher 12 60
Religion
 Catholic 2 10
 Protestant 1 5
 Non-denominational Christian 7 35
 Jewish 1 5
 Agnostic 1 5
 Other 5 25
None 3 15
  1. aParticipants able to select more than one option