Table 1

Demographic characteristics of focus group discussion participants by age and gender

Age–gender group*# of groupsHindu, %Married, %US born, %Mean years in the USAHome ownership, %History of diabetes†, %Education level
Older males462.594.3022.165.755.6≥Primary school
569.272.0025.177.048.5≥Primary school
Younger males467.842.824.310.648.07.0≥College
Younger females480.337.829.011.872.30≥College
  • *Younger age group includes participants aged 25–39 years. Older age group includes participants aged 40 years or older.

  • †History of diabetes includes type 2 diabetes or gestational diabetes.