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Table 1 Demographic Characteristics of the Interview Sample

From: Is the EQ-5D fit for purpose in asthma? Acceptability and content validity from the patient perspective

Characteristic Interview Sample Total Sample (N = 40)
Sample 1 (n = 25) Sample 2 (n = 15)
Age (years)
 n 25 15 40
 Mean (SD) 38.7 (11.1) 36.5 (10.1) 37.9 (10.7)
 Median (Q1, Q3) 37 (32.0, 45.0) 34 (31.0, 40.0) 37 (31.3, 45.0)
 Range 21–57 20–55 20–57
Sex, n (%)
 Male 10 (40.0) 5 (33.3) 15 (37.5)
 Female 15 (60.0) 10 (66.7) 25 (62.5)
Relationships status, n (%)
 Married or living as married 17 (68.0) 8 (53.3) 25 (62.5)
 Divorced 1 (4.0) 1 (6.7) 2 (5.0)
 Single 7 (28.0) 6 (40.0) 13 (32.5)
Employment status, n (%)
 Working full time 13 (52.0) 8 (53.3) 21 (52.5)
 Working part time 9 (36.0) 4 (26.7) 13 (32.5)
 Retired 1 (4.0) 0 (0.0) 1 (2.5)
 Student 1 (4.0) 2 (13.3) 3 (7.5)
 Other 1 (4.0) 1 (6.7) 2 (5.0)
  1. Q quartile, SD standard deviation