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Table 2 Baseline characteristics of study participants

From: Elderly persons in the risk zone. Design of a multidimensional, health-promoting, randomised three-armed controlled trial for "prefrail" people of 80+ years living at home

Characteristics Control group Preventive home visits Senior meetings and follow-up P-value
  n = 114 n = 174 n = 171  
  % % %  
Female 61 64 66 0,63
Living alone 48 57 60 0,10
Academic education 22 23 19 0,69
Self-rated health (excellent/verygood/good) 79 80 83 0,63