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Table 1 Participants’ characteristics

From: Trade-offs, fairness, and funding for cancer drugs: key findings from a deliberative public engagement event in British Columbia, Canada

Characteristics Count N (%)
Sex
 Female 13 (54.2%)
 Male 11 (45.8%)
Age (years)
 18–24 1 (4.2%)
 25–34 5 (20.8%)
 35–49 4 (16.7%)
 50–64 9 (37.5%)
 65+ 5 (20.8%)
Residence by Provincial Health Authoritya
 Fraser 7 (29.2%)
 Vancouver 8 (33.3%)
 Interior 4 (16.7%)
 Island 4 (16.7%)
 Northern 1 (4.2%)
Experience with chronic illness (personal or as caregiver)
 No 16 (66.7%)
 Yes 8 (33.3%)
 Ethnicity
 Caucasian 16 (66.7%)
 Chinese 3 (12.5%)
 South Asian 1 (4.2%)
 Aboriginal 1 (4.2%)
 Other 3 (12.5%)
Highest education level attained
 High school 6 (25.0%)
 Some university 2 (8.3%)
 University or College 16 (66.7%)
Annual household income
 Less than $20,000 3 (12.5%)
 $20,000 - $34,999 3 (12.5%)
 $35,000 - $49,999 3 (12.5%)
 $50,000 - $79,999 7 (29.2%)
 $80,000 or above 8 (33.3%)
Have children?
 Yes 13 (54.2%)
 No 11 (45.8%)
  1. aA map of the Health Authorities in BC can be found here: https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/health/about-bc-s-health-care-system/partners/health-authorities/regional-health-authorities