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Table 3 AQoL-6D Construction survey and questionnaire respondent characteristics

From: Construction of the descriptive system for the assessment of quality of life AQoL-6D utility instrument

  Male Female Total
Community 132 184 316
Hospital 156 148 304
Total 288 332 620
Sample Group Community Hospital
   Male Female Total Male Female Total
Age 18-24 years 3 9 12 4 6 10
  25-34 12 33 45 12 14 26
  35-44 18 39 57 16 30 46
  45-54 30 39 69 12 24 36
  55-64 33 34 67 52 34 86
  64+ 36 30 66 60 40 100
  Total 132 184 316 156 148 304
Education primary 19 11 30 32 22 54
  high school 36 72 108 82 84 166
  trade 28 16 44 12 14 26
  university 43 73 116 22 24 46
  other 6 12 18 8 4 12
Occupation full time 63 38 101 40 12 52
  part time 13 58 72 8 24 32
  unemployed 7 2 9 10 6 16
  home 2 33 34 2 36 38
  retired 43 48 91 72 50 122
  student 2 3 5 2 4 6
  other 1 3 4 20 18 38
  Total 131 185 316 154 150 304
Marital status married/de facto 99 132 231 108 62 170
  single/never married 19.5 18 37 26 30 56
  single/widowed 4.5 16 21 4 16 20
  single/divorced 9 18 27 18 40 58
  Total 132 184 316 156 148 304
Income Under $20,000 42 40 82 62 86 148
  20,001-30,000 22 22 45 32 16 48
  30,001-40,000 15 19 34 14 8 22
  40,001-50,000 10 22 33 2 6 8
  50,001-60,000 16 24 40 18 0 18
  60,001-80,000 15 10 25 2 10 12
  above 80,000 11 31 42 6 4 10
  Total 131 168 301 136 130 266
  Missing 7 8   20 18