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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of the ICCP-2010 sample, by telephone type

From: Recruitment using mobile telephones in an Irish general population sexual health survey: challenges and practical solutions

Demographic
characteristics
Landline (n = 1,418) Mobile (n = 1,584)
  Un-weighted
Sample (n)
Weighted overall sample (%) Un-weighted sample (n) Weighted overall sample (%)
Sex     
Men 520 13 920 37
Women 898 24 664 26
Age     
18-25 338 9 379 15
26-35 508 12 721 30
36-45 572 16 484 18
Marital status 1     
Single/cohabiting 648 17 910 38
Married 714 19 610 23
Separated/divorced/widow 56 1 60 2
Highest education     
Pre-Leaving Certificate 150 6 208 11
Leaving Certificate 366 13 365 18
Post-Leaving Certificate 902 19 1,011 33
Region     
Dublin 413 10 531 20
Rest of Leinster 414 12 404 16
Munster 317 8 440 18
Connacht and Ulster 274 8 209 8
Country of birth     
Republic of Ireland 1,131 29 1,310 49
Northern Ireland 31 1 13 < 1
UK 105 2 83 3
Rest of EU 56 3 77 6
Africa 38 1 38 2
Asia 22 < 1 34 2
USA/Canada/Australia/New Zealand 21 < 1 14 1
Elsewhere 14 < 1 15 1
  1. Note. 1 Missing data on marital status for four respondents recruited via mobile telephone.