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Table 3 The study sample

From: Development and initial evaluation of a treatment decision dashboard

Variable Number (percent)
Gender Male: 7 (28%)
Female: 18 (72%)
Racial/ethnic background White: 19 (76%)
African-American: 2 (8%)
Hispanic: 1 (4%)
Asian: 3 (12%)
Highest Education level High School or less: 3 (12%)
Some college, no degree: 3 (12%)
Associate’s degree: 11 (44%)
Bachelor’s degree: 4 (16%)
Post-graduate training: 4 (16%)
Recruitment source Office staff: 7 (28%)
Website volunteer: 8 (32%)
Practice volunteer: 6 (24%)
Department staff volunteer: 4 (16%)
Newest Vital Sign Health Literacy category Adequate literacy: 18 (72%)
Possible limited literacy: 5 (20%)
High likelihood limited literacy: 2 (8%)
REALM grade level High School: 21 (84%)
7th – 8th grade: 3 (12%)
4th to 6th grade: 1 (4%)
  Mean (sd, range)
Age, years 51.4, (13.8, 22 to 71)
Subjective numeracy scale 4 (0.75, 2.25 to 5.38)