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Table 1 Sample characteristics (N = 85)

From: Psychometric properties of the newly translated creole multidimensional scale of perceived social support (MSPSS) and perceived adequacy of resource scale (PARS) and the relationship between perceived social support and resources in Haitian mothers in the US

Characteristic
Age [M (SD)]   45.8 (11.1)
Birthplace [n (%)] Haiti 78 (91.8 %)
USA 7 (8.2 %)
Education [n (%)] High School Graduate 21 (24.7 %)
College Graduate 64 (75.3 %)
Partner status [n (%)] Partnered 53 (62.4 %)
Not Partnered 32 (37.6 %)
Number of Children [n (%)] 1 – 3 68 (80.0 %)
4 or more 17 (20.0 %)
Employment [n (%)] Employed 66 (77.6 %)
Not Employed 19 (22.4 %)
Annual Income [n (%)] < $30,000 37 (43.6 %)
$40,000 - $59,999 9 (10.6 %)
$60,000 or more 24 (28.3 %)
No Answer 15 (17.5 %)
Years living in the US [M (SD)] 20.4 (12.3)
Percentage of life in the US 45.4 %  
  1. Note: M (SD) Mean (standard deviation)