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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of the sample

From: Quality of life utility values for hereditary haemochromatosis in Australia

  AQol-4D completers AQoL-4D non-completers p value
n = 221 n = 47
Age, mean ± SD 52.7 ± 14.2 53.6 ± 13.2 0.694
Sex (male) 41.6 % 41.3 % 0.552
Relationship status:
 currently married/defacto 79.6 % 68.1 % 0.066
Country of birth:
 Australia 83.7 % 85.1 % 0.506
 United Kingdom 9.0 % 8.5 % 0.584
Highest level of education completeda:
 < yr 12 24.7 % 25.0 % 0.565
 certificate, Trade etc. 31.7 % 39.4 % 0.245
 yr 12 10.4 % 3.0 % 0.149
 university 35.7 % 33.3 % 0.476
Labour force participation:
 employed full time 32.1 % 17.0 % 0.026
 employed part-time 15.4 % 14.9 % 0.568
 self-employed 9.0 % 10.6 % 0.455
 retired 25.3 % 19.1 % 0.242
 Unemployed 5.4 % 4.3 % 0.542
  1. aFor this question, n = 33 for the non-completer group