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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the study population

From: Psychometric evaluation of a Swedish version of Minneapolis-Manchester quality of life-youth form and adolescent form

  Grade 6 Grade 9
  n n
Age 469 478 (missing n = 3)
11 or younger 9 (1.9%)  
12 440 (93.4%)  
13 16 (3.4%)  
14 4 (.9%) 84 (17.5%)
15   375 (78%)
16   19 (4%)
Gender 467 (missing n = 2) 478 (missing n = 3)
Female 232 (49.5%) 224 (46.6%)
Male 235 (50.1%) 254 (52.8%)
Country of birth 468 (missing n = 1) 479 (missing n = 2)
Sweden 409 (87.2%) 421 (87.5%)
Foreign born 56 (11.9%) 57 (11.9%)
Don’t know 3 (.6%) 1 (.2%)
Parents’s country of birth 455 (missing n = 14) 472 (missing n = 9)
Both parents in Sweden 282 (60.1%) 298 (62%)
One parent born abroad 59 (12.6%) 60 (12.5%)
Both parents born abroad 114 (24.3%) 114 (23.7%)
Siblings 469 478 (missing n = 3)
0 23 (4.9%) 30 (6.2%)
1 192 (40.8%) 202 (42%)
2-3 202 (43.1%) 199 (41.3%)
4 or more 72 (11.1%) 47 (9.7%)