Table 1A

 Distribution of the explanatory variables by ethnicity (men, n = 2150)

Variable (n)Sweden (1107)Poland (267)Turkey (464)Iran (312)Total (2150)
Age
27–3940.529.559.669.044.8
40–4929.954.533.726.932.0
50–6029.616.06.74.123.2
Education
Low20.64.950.56.622.0
Medium51.444.227.443.747.0
High28.050.922.149.731.0
Marital status
Single25.325.211.935.524.4
Married/cohabiting74.774.888.164.575.6
Poor economic resources
Yes15.625.842.549.223.0
No84.474.257.550.877.0
Knowledge of Swedish
Low6.120.44.011.8
Medium13.529.823.923.9
High80.449.872.164.3
Discrimination
High33.734.064.043.1
Medium22.133.023.427.3
None44.233.012.629.6