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Table 1 Baseline sociodemographic characteristics of 2,174 participants, Korean National Cancer Screening Survey, 2006–2008

From: Determinants of suboptimal hepatitis B vaccine uptake among men in the Republic of Korea: where should our efforts be focused: results from cross-sectional study

Variables n(%)
Age (years)   
   40-49 962 (44.3)
   50-59 621 (28.6)
   60-69 467 (21.5)
   70-80 124 (5.7)
Area of residence*   
   Metropolitan 1,025 (47.2)
   Urban 905 (41.6)
   Rural 244 (11.2)
Supplemental medical insurance for cancer   
   Yes 1,375 (63.3)
   No 788 (36.3)
   Don't know 11 (0.5)
Monthly individual income (USD)   
  ≤ 999 324 (14.9)
  1,000-1,999 614 (28.2)
  2,000-3,499 899 (41.4)
  ≥ 3,500 337 (15.5)
Level of education (years)   
   ≤ 11 660 (30.4)
   12-15 1,038 (47.8)
   ≥ 16 476 (21.9)
Self-reported health status   
   Good 1,437 (66.1)
   Moderate 551 (25.3)
   Poor 186 (8.6)
Occupation   
   Managerial and professional 416 (19.1)
   Service and sales 830 (38.2)
   Routine and manual 656 (30.2)
   Long-term unemployed 272 (12.5)
Marital status   
   Married 2,030 (93.4)
   Unmarried 144 (6.6)
  1. *Metropolitan population ≥ 1.2 million; Urban population ≥ 50,000; Rural population < 50,000.