Table 1

Individual-level demographic factors

Minority ethnic group and generational statusa
IrishBlack CaribbeanBangladeshiIndianPakistani
White
British
1st
generation
2nd
generation
1st
generation
2nd
generation
1st
generation
2nd
generation
1st
generation
2nd
generation
1st
generation
2nd
Total, n
    Unweighted83726846433236155395464178468256
    Weighted835246484321369537110458188469255
Age, years: %
    16–34311933965519218893597
    35–5443375338353385711473
    55–74264415531160260180
Gender, %
    Male4443443942495348525142
    Female5657566158514752484958
Highest educational
qualification, %
    Degree, equivalent
     or above
272927213082331261915
    GCSE/A-level or
    equivalent
4431472755235526622356
    Foreign
    qualification/other
47481315361
    No qualifications2533224414652237105228
Social class, %
    Non-manual5846544457173243602844
    Manual, student,
    never worked,
    or ‘other’
4254465643836857407256
Marital status, %
    Married or
    cohabiting
6270595528792285418542
    Divorced or
    separated
9912196335452
    Widowed46260504031
    Single and never
    married
25162720661376655756
  • a. 2nd generation: second generation or later.