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Table 1 Characteristics of focus group participants

From: “The system has to be health literate, too” - perspectives among healthcare professionals on health literacy in transcultural treatment settings

Characteristics of focus group participants (N = 31)
 Factor n
Sex
 Male 15
 Female 16
Age (years)
 age range 28–71
  25–34 5
  35–44 11
  45–54 8
  55+ 7
Migrant background
 Yes 16
 No 15
Regiona
 Europe 5
 Turkey 6
 Other (Arabian region, Africa, Asia) 5
Occupation
 Physicians/Psychologists 15
 Nursing 7
 Other healthcare professionalsb 9
Setting
 Outpatient/counseling 7
 Outpatient/therapeutic 18
 Inpatient 6
Specialtyc
 Psychosocial/psychiatric care 13
 Medical (physical) care 22
Client base
 Adults 26
 Family 5
  1. aRegion of origin in participants with a migrant background
  2. bincluding e.g., ergo therapist, physio therapist, trauma counsellor or speech therapist
  3. cMultiple answers were possible