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Table 2 Reported problems in EQ-5D-5L by age groups for the total sample

From: EQ-5D-5L reference values for the German general elderly population

Parameter Age Total
65–69 70–74 75–79 80 + 
n % n % n % n % n %
Total           
 N 86   78   88   38   290  
Mobility           
 No problems 58 67.4 39 50.0 32 36.4 10 26.3 139 47.9
 Slight problems 17 19.8 18 23.1 22 25.0 6 15.8 63 21.7
 Moderate problems 7 8.1 14 18.0 19 21.6 10 26.3 50 17.2
 Severe problems 4 4.7 7 9.0 15 17.1 12 31.6 38 13.1
 Unable to 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0
Self-care         
 No problems 82 95.4 66 84.6 74 84.1 23 60.5 245 84.5
 Slight problems 2 2.3 9 11.5 8 9.1 4 10.5 23 7.9
 Moderate problems 2 2.3 2 2.6 4 4.6 5 13.2 13 4.5
 Severe problems 0 0.0 1 1.3 2 2.3 4 10.5 7 2.4
 Unable to 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 5.3 2 0.7
Usual activities        
 No problems 66 76.7 54 69.2 52 59.1 16 42.1 188 64.8
 Slight problems 15 17.4 9 11.5 19 21.6 7 18.4 50 17.2
 Moderate problems 3 3.5 12 15.4 14 15.9 5 13.2 34 11.7
 Severe problems 2 2.3 2 2.6 2 2.3 7 18.4 13 4.5
 Unable to 0 0.0 1 1.3 1 1.1 3 7.9 5 1.7
Pain/discomfort       
 No 39 45.4 20 25.6 23 26.1 10 26.3 92 31.7
 Slight 35 40.7 31 39.7 33 37.5 13 34.2 112 38.6
 Moderate 10 11.6 20 25.6 23 26.1 8 21.1 61 21.0
 Severe 1 1.2 7 9.0 9 10.2 6 15.8 23 7.9
 Extreme 1 1.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 2.6 2 0.7
Anxiety/depression      
 No 68 79.1 60 76.9 63 71.6 19 50.0 210 72.4
 Slight 16 18.6 11 14.1 17 19.3 11 29.0 55 19.0
 Moderate 2 2.3 7 9.0 8 9.1 5 13.2 22 7.6
 Severe 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 5.3 2 0.7
 Extreme 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 2.6 1 0.3