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Table 1 Respondent profile

From: Health-related quality of life associated with daytime and nocturnal hypoglycaemic events: a time trade-off survey in five countries

Characteristic General population Type 1 diabetes Type 2 diabetes
N (%) N (%) N (%)
Gender
Male 4237 (51) 308 (56) 898 (56)
Female 4049 (49) 243 (44) 705 (44)
Mean age (±SD) 46 ±16 39 ±14 54 ±12
Mean EQ-5D™ score (±SD) 0.81 ±0.25 0.72 ±0.30 0.70 ±0.31
Occupation
In full-time education 550 (7) 58 (11) 44 (3)
Employed/self-employed 3912 (47) 243 (44) 516 (32)
Looking for paid work/government training scheme 444 (5) 10 (2) 28 (2)
Permanently unable to work due to long-term sickness/disability 595 (7) 29 (5) 72 (4)
Retired 1430 (17) 70 (13) 249 (16)
Looking after home or family 816 (10) 49 (9) 496 (31)
Other 539 (7) 47 (9) 135 (8)
Household status
1 adult, no children 1761 (21) 126 (23) 373 (23)
1 adult, children 430 (5) 33 (6) 65 (4)
2 adults, no children 3060 (37) 166 (30) 729 (45)
2 adults, children 2042 (25) 152 (28) 263 (16)
3 adults, no children 482 (6) 31 (6) 81 (5)
3 adults, children 201 (2) 23 (4) 43 (3)
Other 310 (4) 20 (4) 49 (3)
Total 8286 (100) 551 (100) 1603 (100)
  1. SD, standard deviation.