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Table 1 Population characteristics for all migrants compared to the settled majority

From: First-generation migrants’ use of psychotropic medication in Northern Ireland: a record linkage study

 Northern IrelandGreat Britain and Republic of IrelandMigrants
Number of persons (%)898,94571,47249,342
88.27.04.8
Sex
 Male48.746.247.1
 Female51.353.852.9
Age
 16–2419.111.713.1
 25–3419.616.137.9
 35–4420.825.126.9
 45–5422.526.715.6
 55–6418.020.46.5
Marital status
 Never married43.132.438.5
 Married45.753.451.1
 Separated/divorced/widowed11.214.210.4
NS – SEC
 Managerial29.036.528.1
 Intermediate13.012.88.3
 Small employers9.27.85.8
 Routine/semi-routine29.527.442.2
 Never worked/unemployed9.28.27.7
 Students10.17.38.0
Car availability
 013.214.422.5
 132.035.245.9
 2 or more54.850.431.6
Housing tenure
 Owns outright75.568.235.7
 Private renting11.519.154.3
 Social renting13.012.710.1
Settlement band
 Urban19.819.915.2
 Intermediate46.548.659.3
 Rural33.731.515.5