Table 1

The Deaf Health sample, by age, gender and ethnicity

Study sample, number (%)Target number by UK census (%)
Age (years)
 18–248 (3)36 (12)
 25–44113 (38)105 (35)
 45–64122 (41)96 (32)
 65–8255 (18)63 (21)
Gender
 Male139 (47)150 (50)
 Female159 (53)150 (50)
Ethnicity
 White261 (88)264 (88)
 Black and minority ethnic groups35 (12)36 (12)