Table 1

Demographic characteristics of participants (n=20)

CharacteristicIndigenous
participants
Non-Indigenous
participants
Age (avg)33.834.5
Education
 High school20
 College21
 University35
 Graduate/
professional
25
Parity
 Primiparous48
 Multiparous54
Birth place
 Birth centre11
 Hospital87
 Home03
Indigenous/
ethnic identity*
First Nations: 7European/white: 7
Métis: 2Racialised: 4
Inuit: 0
  • *Loosely based on participant self-identification.