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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the representative sample of the Walloon region (Belgium) in the study and real-life

From: Determinants of prebiotic vegetable consumption: the extended theory of planned behaviour

Age crossed with sexTotalWomenMen
Age100%52.2%/52%47.8%/48%
 18–2411%/11%10.6%/10.6%10.6%/11.7%
 25–3416%/16%15.9%/15.1%16.2%/16.5%
 35–4010.1%/10%9.9%/9.6%10.3%/10.4%
 41–5424.2%/25%23.1%/23.7%25.4%/25.5%
 55–6010.1%/10%9.7%/9.7%10.5%/9.9%
 61 +28.6%/29%30.7%/31.4%26.2%/26.0%
Education levelTotalWomenMen
 Without diploma, primary school, lower secondary education41.6%/42%42.6%/44%40.6%/41%
 Higher secondary education28.9%/29%27.9%/27%30.0%/30%
 Higher education29.5%/29%29.5%/29%29.5%/29%
UrbanisationTotal  
 Rural (− 500 hab./km2)55.2%/53%  
 Suburban (500–1000 hab./km2)19.2%/20%  
 Urban (1000+ hab./km2)25.5%/27% 40
ProvinceTotal  
 Brabant wallon11.0%/11%  
 Hainaut36.7%/37.2%  
 Liège32%/30.5%  
 Namur13.1%/13.6%  
 Luxembourg7.1%/7.8%  
EmploymentTotal  
 Employed75.8%/76%  
 Un-employed24.2%/24%  
  1. Note. Percentages for the participants in the study in bold, percentages for the population of Wallonia in 2016 in regular typeset