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Table 3 Health profile of study population stratified by age group (N = 226)

From: Evaluating the sensitivity of EQ-5D in a sample of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus in two tertiary health care facilities in Nigeria

ED-5D dimension Age group (frequency)
<50 50–59 60–69 >70 Total
Mobility
 No problem 38 55 41 3 137 (61 %)
 Some problem 13 18 30 21 82 (36 %)
 Confined to bed 0 1 2 4 7 (3 %)
Self-care
 No problem 45 62 54 7 169 (75 %)
 Some problem 3 11 16 12 42 (18 %)
 Unable to do self-care 2 1 3 9 15 (7 %)
Abilty to perform usual activity
 No problem 39 56 45 4 144 (64 %)
 Some problem 11 16 22 13 62 (27 %)
 Unable to perform usual activity 1 2 6 11 20 (9 %)
Pain/discomfort
 No pain/discomfort 36 36 33 1 106 (47 %)
 Moderate pain/discomfort 13 34 37 24 108 (48 %)
 Extreme pain/discomfort 2 4 3 3 12 (5 %)
Anxiety/depression
 Not anxious 39 53 41 11 144 (64 %)
 Moderately anxious 11 20 29 14 74 (33 %)
 Extremely anxious 1 1 3 3 8 (3 %)