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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of respondents in four cities

From: Whither RDS? An investigation of Respondent Driven Sampling as a method of recruiting mainstream marijuana users

  Vancouver (N = 41) Toronto (N = 42) Montreal (N = 40) Halifax (N = 42)
mean age 31.6 yrs. (SD 8.3) 30.6 yrs. (SD 7.2) 28.9 yrs. (SD 6.1) 30.7 yrs. (SD 8.7)
% male 63 57 55 48
% married or common law 42 48 48 40
% born in Canada 93 83 92 98
% white/European background 88 86 98 79
% completed univ. or college 58 81 72 48
% working full-time 42 60 68 48
% working part-time 20 10 12 12
% >$50,000 household income 34 50 48 24
% renting house or apartment 83 71 62 74