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Table 1 Sociodemographic profile of sample at baseline

From: The ostomy leak impact tool: development and validation of a new patient-reported tool to measure the burden of leakage in ostomy device users

  Country
UK US France Total
Sex
 Male (n,%) 75 (52.4) 42 (32.3) 38 (56.7) 155 (45.6)
 Female (n,%) 68 (47.6) 88 (67.7) 29 (43.3) 185 (54.4)
Age (mean, SD) 57.5 (14.0) 60.5 (12.5) 61.2 (12.6) 59.4 (13.2)
Colostomy
 Yes (n, %) 55 (38.5) 49 (37.7) 43 (64.2) 147 (43.2)
Ileostomy (n, %) 89 (62.2) 82 (63.1) 25 (37.3) 196 (57.6)
In the last 7 days, have you experienced leakage? Yes (n,%) 73 (51.0) 58 (44.6) 28 (41.8) 159 (46.8)
 Leakage under the baseplate only (n,%) 48 (33.6) 36 (27.7) 22 (32.8) 106 (31.2)
 Leakage outside the baseplate (n,%) 43 (30.1) 33 (25.4) 17 (25.4) 93 (27.4)