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Table 1 Demographic information of participants.

From: Hospitalization and emergency department visits among seniors receiving homecare: a pilot study

Patient demographic   Value N
Age (Years) mean (SD) 77.8 (6.5) 47
  range 67–97 years  
Sex – male n (%) 22 (47%) 47
Body mass index score mean (SD) 33.1 (14.2) 47
  range 11–77  
Charlson Index score mean (SD) 1.70 (1.92) 47
  range 0–8  
Barthel Index score mean (SD) 18.70 (1.99) 47
  range 11–20  
Nutrition score mean (SD) 3.98 (2.46) 47
  range 1–9  
Residence n (%)   47
   House   33 (70%)  
   Apartment   9 (19%)  
   Condominium   5 (11%)  
Marital Status n (%)   47
   Married   28 (60%)  
   Widowed   16 (34%)  
   Single, never married   3 (6%)  
Education n (%)   47
   Completed high school or higher education   25 (53%)