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Table 1 Caregiver demographics

From: The association between caregiver well-being and care provided to persons with Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders

Variable T0 (n = 255) T1 (n = 125)
Age in years, median (25th, 75th percentile) 60 (50, 73) 59.0 (50, 70)
Gender, n (%)
 Male 65 (25) 26 (21)
 Female 190 (75) 99 (79)
Educational achievement (ISCED classification), n (%)
 <High school 61 (24) 28 (23)
 High school grad 84 (33) 44 (35)
 >High school 110 (43) 53 (42)
Employment status, n (%)
 Full-time 60 (24) 34 (27)
 Part-time 24 (9) 11 (9)
 Unemployed 171 (67) 80 (64)
Income category (LICO), n (%)
 Low income 115 (46) 55 (45)
 Moderate income 79 (32) 38 (31)
 Middle class income 37 (15) 22 (18)
 High income 16 (7) 7 (6)
Marital status, n (%)
 Never married 44 (17) 16 (13)
 Married or living as married 148 (58) 70 (56)
 Widowed/divorced/separated 63 (25) 39 (31)
Relation to care recipient, n (%)
 Spouse 99 (39) 43 (34)
 Child 121 (47) 65 (52)
 Other family 35 (14) 17 (14)
 Years of caregiving, mean (SD) 4 (4) 4 (4)
 Caregiving time/week in minutes, median (25th, 75th percentile) 300 (180, 480) NA
  1. ISCED Educational achievement classified based on the International Standard Classification of Education; LICO low income is based on the Federal Low-Income Cut-Offs of <$20,000; moderate income is $20,000–39,999; middle class income is $40,000–59,999; high income is ≥60,000; T 0 baseline; T 1 12-month follow-up; n number of participants