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Table 2 Demographic and clinical characteristics

From: Psychometric properties of the Danish Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale in patients with cardiac disease: results from the DenHeart survey

n 12,806
Male, n (%) 8953 (69.9)
Age, mean (SD) 65.1 (12.1)
Marital status (n,%)
 Married
 Divorced
 Widowed
 Unmarried
8307 (64.9)
1728 (13.5)
1533 (12.0)
1238 (9.6)
Educational level (n,%)
 Basic school
 Upper secondary or vocational school
 Higher education
 Missing
3903 (30.5)
5595 (43.7)
3018 (23.5)
290 (2.3)
Cardiac diagnosis (n,%)
 Ischemic heart disease
 Arrhythmias
 Heart failure
 Heart valve diseases
6832 (53.3)
4121 (32.2)
917 (7.2)
936 (7.3)
Co-morbidity (n,%)
 Hypertension 4424 (34.6)
 Ventricular arrhythmia 589 (4.6)
 Ischemic heart disease 5544 (43.3)
 Myocardial infarction 2408 (18.8)
 Diabetes 1257 (9.8)
 Heart failure 2210 (17.3)
 Renal disease 426 (3.3)
 Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 837 (6.5)
Tu comorbidity score (n,%)
0 5271 (41.2)
1 4378 (34.2)
2 2062 (16.1)
≥3 1095 (8.5)