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Table 1 Socio-demographic and health-related characteristics of the sample, N = 2761

From: Patient and public views about the security and privacy of Electronic Health Records (EHRs) in the UK: results from a mixed methods study

  % (N)
Age category
 18–24 8.1 (225)
 25–34 (base) 26.5 (732)
 35–44 21.2 (584)
 45–54 15.5 (427)
 55–64 11.8 (325)
 65–74 10.5 (289)
 75+ 6.5 (179)
Sex
 Female (base) 59.1 (1,633)
 Male 40.9 (1,128)
Ethnicity
 White British (base) 56 (1,546)
 White Non-British 20.2 (559)
 Black/African/Caribbean/British Black 7.4 (205)
 Asian/Asian British 8.1 (223)
 Mixed/Multiple 8.3 (228)
Educational qualifications
 No academic qualification 4.9 (136)
 GCSE 11.2 (310)
 A-Levels 10.2 (282)
 Vocational qualification 12.4 (342)
 Degree 36.4 (1,006)
 Higher Degree (base) 24.8 (685)
Clinic type  
 GP clinic (base) 33.6 (927)
 Outpatient 66.4 (1,834)
Frequency of healthcare use in past 6 months
 0 to 2 (base) 36.4 (1,004)
 3 to 5 34.7 (957)
 6 to 9 15.9 (439)
 10 plus 13.1 (361)
Long term conditions
 No conditions (base) 34.8 (961)
 At least one condition 65.2 (1,800)
 Total 100 (2,761)