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Table 2 Descriptive statistics of CarerQol, ASsessment of Informal care Situation (ASIS), Self-Rated Burden (SRB), Process Utility (PU), Caregiver Strain Index (CSI) and Perseverance time (Pt), n = 1,244

From: Measuring the impact of caregiving on informal carers: a construct validation study of the CarerQol instrument

   % mean (SD)
CarerQol-7D (0-100)    79.1 (18.6)
  ▪ Fulfillment - no 6.7  
  - some 30.9  
  - a lot 62.5  
  ▪ Relational problems - no 64.7  
  - some 28.9  
  - a lot 6.4  
  ▪ Mental health problems - no 58.2  
  - some 31.2  
  - a lot 10.5  
  ▪ Problems combining daily activities - no 50.3  
  - some 39.1  
  - a lot 10.6  
  ▪ Financial problems - no 67.9  
  - some 23.9  
  - a lot 8.3  
  ▪ Support - no 27.0  
  - some 47.2  
  - a lot 25.8  
  ▪ Physical health problems - no 49.4  
  - some 36.4  
  - a lot 14.2  
CarerQol-VAS (0-10) 7.1 (1.6)  
ASIS (0-10) 6.7 (1.9)  
SRB (0-10) 4.1 (2.5)  
PU score   1.6 (2.8)
  - positive 66.5  
  - neutral 8.8  
  - negative 24.8  
CSI score   4.8 (3.2)
  - substantial burden (>6) 29.1  
Pt in months   23.4 (0.3)
  - less than one week 2.7  
  - less than one month 3.1  
  - less than six months 7.5  
  - more than six months, but less than a year 8.4  
  - more than one year, but less than two years 9.8  
  - more than two years 68.6