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Table 1 Sample characteristics

From: A validation of the ICECAP-O in a population of post-hospitalized older people in the Netherlands

Variable Complete-case analysis (n=275) Mean (SD) Percentage
Age Young old (65–75) 76.21 (6.79) 46.55
  Old-old (75+)   53.45
Sex Female   53.82
  Male   46.28
Education None   6.55
  Primary school   26.90
  Lower vocational   18.18
  General secondary education   34.18
  Grammar school   9.09
  Polytechnic/higher vocational education/University   5.09
Maritial Status Married/Other living together   57.46
  Divorced   5.82
  Widow(er)   30.90
  Never married   5.82
Living arrangement Home alone   37.09
  Home with partner or children   56.73
  Nursing home/elderly home   6.18
Diagnoses at admission Diabetes   20,96%
  Stroke, cerebral haemorrhage (bleed in the brain), cerebral infarction (blocked blood vessel in the brain) or TIA   9,97%
  Heart failure   38,49%
  A type of cancer (malignant condition)   16,49%
  Asthma, chronic bronchitis, lung emphysema or COPD   22,68%
  Incontinence   20,27%
  Degenerative arthritis of hip or knee   49,48%
  Osteoporosis   27,49%
  Hip fracture   5,50%
  Other fractures   9,97%
  Dizziness with falling   16,15%
  Prostate symptoms caused by benign prostate enlargement   8,59%
  Depression   7,56%
  Anxiety/panic disorder   4,12%
  Dementia   0,69%
  Hearing problems   23,37%
  Problems with vision   15,81%
Multimorbidity Maximum 1 chronic condition   34.55
  Multimorbid (more than 2 chronic conditions)   65.45
ICECAP-O tarrifs   0.84 (0.14)  
Cantril’s ladder   7.43 (1.32)  
SPF-IL   2.85 (0.43)  
EQ5D Mobility –some problems   49.45
  Self-care –some problems   11.64
  Self-care – severe problems   2.18
  Daily activities   25.45
  Daily activities – severe problems   5.09
  Pain and discomfort – some problems   40.73
  Pain and discomfort- severe problems   8.00
  Anxiety and depression – some problems   12.00
  Anxiety and depression – severe problems   0.73
  EQ5D utilities 0.80 (0.17)  
Health measures SF-20 social activity limitations 74.18 (26.18)  
  GDS 2.55 (2.61)  
  IADL (average dependency) 2.47 (2.59)