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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of Indian-born persons in New York City.

From: Hospitalization for heart disease, stroke, and diabetes mellitus among Indian-born persons: a small area analysis

  Number Percent
Total Population 70,598 -
Age   
   0–17 years 7,489 10.6%
   18–24 years 7,681 10.9%
   25–34 years 17,950 25.4%
   35–44 years 15,938 22.6%
   45–54 years 11,789 16.7%
   55–64 years 6,499 9.2%
   65–74 years 2,320 3.3%
   75 + years 932 1.3%
Sex   
   Female 31,749 45.0%
   Male 38,849 55.0%
Marital Status   
   Now married 44,665 63.3%
   Widowed 2,093 3.0%
   Divorced 1,352 1.9%
   Separated 561 0.8%
   Never married* 21,927 31.1%
Poverty status   
   Group quarters 583 0.8%
   Below poverty line 10,150 14.4%
   100–200% poverty line 11,797 16.7%
   >200% poverty line 48,068 68.1%
  1. *Includes persons < age 15.