Table 2

Gender, age and income quintile for First Nations adults, City of Hamilton and Ontario—10%

VariableSample
OHC (total N=725*)OHC RDS-adjustedHamilton (total N=536 253)Ontario-10% (total N=1 324 241)
Prevalence, %Prevalence, % (95% CI)Prevalence, %Prevalence, %
Sex
 Female49.437.6 (29.6 to 43.6)50.951.2
 Male50.662.4 (56.4 to 70.4)49.148.7
Age†
 18–3437.441.9 (34.4 to 49.9)28.228.2
 35–4937.636.6 (29.9 to 43.1)28.129.5
 50–6422.920.7 (14.7 to 26.9)24.824.8
 65+2.10.8 (0.3 to 1.6)18.917.6
Income quintile
 1-low71.7673 (66.5 to 79.2)25.119.5
 216.2211.8 (7.7 to 16)22.819.8
 36.37.4 (3.6 to 10.5)20.319.8
 42.484.9 (2.5 to 9.8)1720.4
 5-high1.343 (1.1 to 5.4)14.720.2
  • *Total N reflects the number of participants linked to the ICES database.

  • †Age of participants on 01-04-2010.

  • OHC, Our Health Counts; RDS, respondent-driven sampling.