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Table 1 Percentages of some background characteristics among the study groups

From: Health-related quality of life and physical well-being among a 63-year-old cohort of women with androgenetic alopecia; a Finnish population-based study

Variable Hair loss (n = 105) Normal hair (n = 225)  
  % (n) % (n) p
Marital status    0.163
   married 59 (61) 69 (154)  
   not married/divorced 27 (28) 18 (41)  
   widow 14 (14) 13 (29)  
Educational level    0.115
   elementary 89 (92) 80 (181)  
   secondary 5 (5) 11 (25)  
   tertiary 6 (6) 8 (19)  
Self-perceived health    0.030
   good 41 (43) 54 (121)  
   moderate 48 (50) 42 (94)  
   poor 11 (11) 4 (10)  
Self-perceived physical fitness    0.001
   good 26 (27) 46 (104)  
   moderate 54 (56) 44 (99)  
   poor 20 (21) 10 (22)  
Life satisfaction    0.044
   satisfied 66 (69) 79 (176)  
   moderately satisfied 32 (34) 20 (45)  
   dissatisfied 2 (2) 1 (3)  
BDI1)    0.311
   no depression 76 (78) 83 (173)  
   depressive symptoms 22 (21) 17 (35)  
  1. 1) BDI = Beck's Depression Inventory; cut point ≥ 10