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Table 2 Crude sociodemographic characteristics by immigrant status and region of origin. N and distribution (percent)

From: Health care utilisation for treatment of injuries among immigrants in Norway: a nationwide register linkage study

  Non-immigrants Immigrants
All EU/EEA countries European countries outside EU/EEA Africa Asia (incl. Turkey) North America and Oceania South- and Central America
N 2,260,693 273,741 107,603 26,578 28,371 93,732 6480 10,977
Sex
 Male 50.8 51.6 57.8 42.4 56.2 46.8 50.5 42.4
Age
 25–34 23.0 34.6 32.8 34.8 40.4 35.4 25.1 35.4
 35–44 27.6 32.1 29.7 31.6 36.5 34.2 30.0 29.4
 45–54 25.5 21.5 21.6 23.6 17.3 21.3 26.3 24.1
 55–64 23.8 11.8 15.9 10.0 5.9 9.1 18.6 11.0
Marital status
 Married 50.8 63.1 55.0 70.8 56.6 72.4 67.5 56.9
 Divorced/separated 13.7 13.7 12.1 12.4 21.0 12.8 13.3 21.9
 Widowed 1.5 1.5 1.1 1.8 2.2 1.7 0.8 1.1
 Unmarried 34.0 21.8 31.9 14.9 20.2 13.1 18.4 20.2
SES quintile
 Q1 (lowest) 23.6 40.3 28.4 36.3 58.0 50.9 24.5 38.4
 Q2 18.4 19.6 19.2 23.1 17.5 19.3 18.2 22.7
 Q3 18.5 15.5 17.8 18.6 11.3 13.2 15.5 16.9
 Q4 26.1 14.9 19.6 15.4 9.0 10.9 19.1 15.1
 Q5 (highest) 13.4 9.7 15.0 6.6 4.2 5.7 22.7 6.8
County of residence
 Oslo 11.2 29.4 21.5 20.5 45.0 36.7 24.0 29.6
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