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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of subjects

From: Evaluation of a Rheumatology Transition Clinic

Demographic variable Result
Age (years), median (range) 22 (17–27)
Gender, M:F 11:40
Ethnicity, n (%)  
  Caucasian 49 (96.0)
  Asian 1 (2.0)
  No response 1 (2.0)
Diagnosis, n (%)  
  Juvenile idiopathic arthritis 42 (82.3)
  Systemic lupus erythematosus 4 (7.8)
  Juvenile dermatomyositis 1 (2.0)
  Other 4 (7.8)
Province of residence, n (%)  
  Nova Scotia 42 (82.3)
  New Brunswick 7 (13.7)
  Prince Edward Island 2 (3.9)
Marital status, n (%)  
  Single 40 (78.4)
  Common-law 6 (11.8)
  Married 5 (9.8)
Highest Educational level, n (%)  
  Completed High school 16 (31.4)
  Community collegea 5 (9.8)
  University undergraduatea 24 (47.1)
  University postgraduatea 1 (2.0)
  No response 5 (9.8)
Smoke >10 cigarettes daily, n (%) 7 (13.7)
Use alcohol at least once per month over past year, n (%) 26 (51.0)
Sexually active, n (%) 41 (80.3)
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