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Table 2 Participant demographics: numbers of participants in each group

From: The influence of ethnic group composition on focus group discussions

Focus groups Age category Gender Relationship
More homogeneous groups
  < 50 yrs 50 + yrs Female Male Spouse Other
Group A 2 5 5 2 6 1
Asian Indian = 5
Asian Pakistani = 2
Group B 1 6 4 3 2 5
Asian Indian = 7
Group C 0 5 2 3 4 1
White British = 5
Group D 0 3 3 0 3 0
White British = 3
Group E 3 4 5 2 2 5
Black Caribbean = 3
Black African = 4
More heterogeneous groups
Group F 0 5 3 2 4 1
Asian Indian = 1
Asian Pakistani = 2
Black Caribbean = 1
White British = 1
Group G 2 5 7 0 7 0
Asian Indian = 4
Black African = 1
White British = 1
Black Caribbean = 1
Total = 41 8 33 29 12 28 13