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Table 3 Responses to the survey questions concerning health beliefs and practices among Taiwanese and Chinese participants

From: A comparison of traditional food and health strategies among Taiwanese and Chinese immigrants in Atlanta, Georgia, USA

  Taiwanese Chinese  
  n = 27 % n = 30 % p value
Belief in Ying and Yang      0.010
Yes 19 70.4 17 56.7  
No 4 14.8 13 43.3  
Some 4 13.3 0 0.0  
Usage of Ying and Yang      0.093
Yes 19 70.4 13 43.3  
No 5 18.5 13 43.3  
Some 3 11.1 4 13.3  
Medicinal use (Past)      0.083
Western 8 29.6 18 60.0  
Eastern 10 37.0 6 20.0  
Both 9 33.3 6 20.0  
Medicinal use (Present)      0.013
Western 14 51.9 25 83.3  
Eastern 3 11.1 0 0.0  
Both 10 37.0 5 16.7  
Gardening      0.003
Yes 15 55.6 5 16.7  
No 12 44.4 25 83.3