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Table 2 Characteristics of survey respondents

From: Australian integrative oncology services: a mixed-method study exploring the views of cancer survivors

Average age (years) n = 121 SD
  59.6 11.1
Country of Birth n = 121 %
 Australia (2 ATSIa) 92 76.0
 New Zealand (2 Maori, 2 Samoan) 6 5.0
 Europe / United Kingdom 17 14.0
 Africa 3 2.5
 Asia 3 2.5
Languages spoken at home n = 120 %
 English 116 96.7
 English and another language 4 3.3
Median years since diagnosis n = 121 range
  3.6 0.3–36.5
Diagnosis n = 121 %
 Breast or gynaecological cancer 82 67.8
 Haematological, bowel, skin or lung cancer 25 20.7
 Prostate cancer 4 3.3
 Other (includes multiple primary cancers) 10 8.3
Current treatment n = 121 %
 No treatment 65 53.7
 Long-term treatment / rehabilitation 46 38.0
 Active treatment 10 8.3
Treatment in last 12 monthsb n = 120 %
 None 50 41.6
 Surgery 38 31.6
 Radiotherapy 31 25.8
 Chemotherapy 26 21.6
 Other cancer medication 25 20.8
  1. aATSI - identified as Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
  2. bmore than one response permitted