Skip to main content

Table 1 Descriptive statistics for respondents. Number (%) unless stated otherwise

From: General population norms for the EQ-5D-3 L in Norway: comparison of postal and web surveys

  Postal survey Web survey Pooled
Male Female Total Male Female Total Male Female Total
n 556 (49) 575 (51) 1131 (100) 468 (48) 509 (52) 977 (100) 1024 (49) 1084 (51) 2108  
Age, years
 19–30 61 (11) 86 (15) 147 (13) 43 (9) 65 (13) 108 (11) 104 (10) 151 (14) 255 (12)
 31–40 73 (13) 96 (17) 169 (15) 71 (15) 74 (15) 145 (15) 144 (14) 170 (16) 314 (15)
 41–50 110 (20) 103 (18) 213 (19) 100 (21) 99 (19) 199 (20) 210 (21) 202 (19) 412 (20)
 51–60 106 (19) 121 (21) 227 (20) 114 (24) 102 (20) 216 (22) 220 (21) 223 (21) 443 (21)
 61–70 110 (20) 90 (16) 200 (18) 114 (24) 138 (27) 252 (26) 224 (22) 228 (21) 452 (21)
  ≥ 71 96 (17) 79 (14) 175 (15) 26 (6) 31 (6) 57 (6) 122 (12) 110 (10) 232 (11)
Education, years
 Basic education (≤10) 60 (11) 61 (11) 121 (11) 145 (31) 174 (34) 319 (33) 205 (20) 235 (22) 440 (21)
 Secondary education (11–13) 262 (47) 231 (40) 493 (44) 211 (45) 198 (39) 409 (42) 473 (46) 429 (40) 902 (43)
 Higher education (≥14) 216 (39) 260 (45) 476 (42) 112 (24) 137 (27) 249 (25) 328 (32) 397 (37) 725 (34)