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Table 3 Sample gender and age composition relative to targets

From: Recruiting a representative sample of urban South Australian Aboriginal adults for a survey on alcohol consumption

Age n sample % census % differencea %
Female
 16–24 89 12.61 12.24 0.37
 25–44 145 20.54 20.67 −0.13
 45–64 103 14.59 14.65 −0.06
 65+ 35 4.96 4.24 0.72
Male
 16–24 99 14.02 14.87 −0.85
 25–44 131 18.56 18.73 −0.18
 45–64 88 12.46 12.35 0.12
 65+ 16 2.27 2.25 0.01
  1. a Absolute difference between percentages