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Table 2 Background characteristics of the two samples

From: Comparing the measurement equivalence of EQ-5D-5L across different modes of administration

  Mobile (n = 70) Paper (n = 66) Significance
Age    
 Mean (SD) 44.5 (12.0) 46.2 (13.3) 0.424
  Range 20-64 20-65  
   18-30 10 (14.5) 12 (18.2) 0.460
   31-50 33 (47.8) 25 (37.9)  
   50+ 25 (36.2) 29 (43.9)  
Male 34 (48.5) 33 (50.0) 0.868
Marital    
 Married/partner 42 (60.0) 42 (63.6) 0.896
  Single 17 (24.3) 14 (21.2)  
  Other 11 (15.7) 10 (15.2)  
Employment    
 Employed 52 (74.3) 53 (80.3) 0.817
 Student 4 (5.7) 2 (3.0)  
 Retired 6 (8.6) 5 (7.6)  
 Not in employment 8 (11.4) 6 (9.1)  
Education past min age 56 (80.0) 46 (70.0) 0.166
Degree 32 (45.7) 32 (48.5) 0.746
Long term condition 32 (45.7) 32 (48.5) 0.883
Number of LTCs    0.417
 0 38 (54.3) 34 (51.5)  
 1 17 (24.3) 22 (33.3)  
 2+ 15 (21.4) 10 (15.2)  
Own smartphone 54 (77.1) 48 (72.7) 0.552