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Table 1 Demographics and testing characteristics of Moroccan-Dutch immigrants

From: Hepatitis B in Moroccan-Dutch: a quantitative study into determinants of screening participation

Characteristic First generation (n = 193, 50.9%) Second or third generation (n = 186, 49.1%) Total (n = 379)
Offline/online participation Offline 110 (57.0) 46 (24.7) 156 (41.2)
Online 83 (43.0) 140 (75.3) 223 (58.8)
Missing value 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Moroccan-Arabic or Berber identity Arabic 70 (36.3) 81 (43.5) 151 (39.8)
Berber 122 (63.2) 105 (56.5) 227 (59.9)
Missing value 1 (0.5) 0 (0) 1 (0.3)
Gender Male 64 (33.2) 59 (31.7) 123 (32.5)
Female 129 (66.8) 127 (68.3) 256 (67.5)
Missing value 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Age group 16–25 years 2 (1.0) 84 (45.2) 86 (22.7)
26–35 years 18 (9.3) 59 (31.7) 77 (20.3)
36–45 years 58 (30.1) 36 (19.4) 94 (24.8)
46–55 years 63 (32.6) 1 (0.5) 64 (16.9)
56–65 years 30 (15.5) 1 (0.5) 31 (8.2)
66 years and older 12 (6.2) 2 (1.1) 14 (3.7)
Missing value 10 (5.2) 3 (1.6) 13 (3.4)
Educational level No official education or primary school 62 (32.1) 4 (2.2) 66 (17.4)
Secondary school 31 (16.1) 44 (23.7) 75 (19.8)
Vocational education 44 (22.8) 53 (28.5) 97 (25.6)
Higher education 51 (26.4) 84 (45.2) 135 (35.6)
Missing value 5 (2.6) 1 (0.5) 6 (1.6)
Speaking Dutch (SR) Yes 181 (93.8) 185 (99.5) 366 (96.6)
No 11 (5.7) 1 (0.5) 12 (3.2)
Missing value 1 (0.5) 0 (0) 1 (0.3)
Knowledge on HBV No 79 (40.9) 73 (39.2) 152 (40.1)
Limited 82 (42.5) 80 (43.0) 162 (42.7)
Sufficient 32 (16.6) 33 (17.7) 65 (17.2)
Missing value 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
HBV in family or friends Yes 52 (26.9) 25 (13.4) 77 (20.3)
No 119 (61.7) 135 (72.6) 254 (67.0)
I do not know 22 (11.4) 26 (14.0) 48 (12.7)
Missing value 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Tested for HBV (SR) Yes 43 (22.3) 36 (19.4) 79 (20.8)
No 128 (66.3) 131 (70.4) 259 (68.3)
I do not know 21 (10.9) 19 (10.2) 40 (10.6)
Missing value 1 (0.5) 0 (0) 1 (0.3)
Vaccinated against HBV (SR) Yes 55 (28.5) 60 (32.3) 115 (30.3)
No 60 (31.1) 48 (25.8) 108 (28.5)
I do not know 78 (40.4) 78 (41.9) 156 (41.2)
Missing value 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Intention request Yes/probably yes 100 (51.8) 87 (46.8) 187 (49.3)
No/probably not 83 (43.0) 85 (45.7) 168 (44.3)
Missing value 10 (5.2) 14 (7.5) 24 (6.3)
Intention 70 Yes/probably yes 83 (43.0) 84 (45.2) 167 (44.1)
No/probably not 91 (47.2) 85 (45.7) 176 (46.4)
Missing value 19 (9.8) 17 (9.1) 36 (9.5)
  1. Data are reported as number of respondents (%)
  2. SR Self-reported
  3. When excluding all missing values for RF analyses, 306 and 303 respondents were included in the model with ‘intention request’ and ‘intention 70’, respectively