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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of PSP study population

From: Accuracy of reporting of Aboriginality on administrative health data collections using linked data in NSW, Australia

Characteristic Total Aboriginal Non-Aboriginal
No. % No. % No. %
Total 130,514 100.0 5102 100.0 125,412 100.0
Sex
 Male 60,332 46.2 2334 45.7 57,998 46.2
 Female 70,178 53.4 2768 54.3 67,410 53.4
Age (years)
 0–19 18,511 14.2 866 17.0 17,645 14.1
 20–39 18,527 14.2 746 14.6 17,781 14.2
 40–64 41,222 31.6 2216 43.4 39,006 31.1
 65+ 52,254 40.0 1274 25.0 50,980 40.7
Remoteness Area
 Major cities 71,337 54.6 2159 42.3 69,178 55.2
 Inner regional 45,400 34.8 2162 42.4 43,238 34.5
 Outer regional 13,022 10.0 684 13.4 12,338 9.8
 Remote and very remote 755 0.6 97 1.9 658 0.5