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Table 2 Reported health problems of respondents

From: Changes in health-related quality of life of Chinese populations measured by the EQ-5D-3 L: a comparison of the 2008 and 2013 National Health Services Surveys

EQ-5D Dimensions 2008 2013 Total χ2 p
n % n % n %
Mobility
 No problem 114,502 94.9 177,667 94.1 292,169 94.4 71.40 < 0.001
 Moderate/ Extreme problem 6207 5.1 11,053 5.9 17,260 5.6
Self-care
 No problem 116,774 96.7 182,955 97.0 299,729 96.9 10.20 0.001
 Moderate/ Extreme problem 3935 3.3 5765 3.1 9700 3.1
Usual activities
 No problem 114,881 95.2 179,966 95.4 294,847 95.3 5.89 0.015
 Moderate/ Extreme problem 5828 4.8 8754 4.6 14,582 4.7
Pain/discomfort
 No problem 109,548 90.8 164,920 87.4 274,468 88.7 831.82 < 0.001
 Moderate/ Extreme problem 11,161 9.3 23,800 12.6 34,961 11.3
Anxiety/depression
 No problem 112,955 93.6 178,767 94.7 291,722 94.3 180.39 < 0.001
 Moderate/ Extreme problem 7754 6.4 9953 5.3 17,707 5.7
  1. Bold figures indicate a significant increase in 2013 compared with those in 2008 (p < 0.01)